Homecoming in a distant land

  • 1998-09-24
  • Dzoanna Eglite
St. Savior's Anglican church in Riga strengthens its foundations. Dzoanna Eglite reports on a church built on British soil in a foreign land, and its entrance into the Anglican Diocese of Europe.St. Savior's, the only Anglican Church built on British soil, yet located outside the United Kingdom, officially entered the Anglican Diocese of Europe in August.Reverend Bishop John Hing and Arch Deacon David Ratcliff joined Reverend Emeritus Erik Mester, from the Latvian Lutheran Church, for a ceremony to celebrate the church's new standing.The church was built in Old Riga in 1857 by a group of Br...
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