The Estonian Evengelical Lutheran Church




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Archbishop Urmas Viilma´s sermon on February 24th, 2021

“Owe no one anything, except to love one another. For the one who loves another has fulfilled the Law. /…/ Love never does anything that is harmful to its neighbour. Therefore, love is the fulfilment of the Law.” (Rom. 13:8,10)

Archbishop Urmas Viilma: our national flag was born on 4 June 1884

This year we celebrate the 140th anniversary of the colour combination blue, black and white.

On 29 September 1881, a group of nationally minded students at the University of Tartu held the founding meeting for the student section “Vironia“ at which the colours blue, black and white were chosen to represent them.