Easter greetings of St. Petersburg Governor Aleksandr Beglov to Bishop Ivan Laptev, clergy, workers, and congregants of The Church of Ingria.
To Bishop Ivan Sergeyevich Laptev, Head of The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia,
Dear Right Reverend Bishop,
I wish you, all the clergymen, workers, and congregants a happy Feast of the Luminous Resurrection of Christ!
The Feast of Easter unites millions of Christians worldwide, encourages one to do good works, turns one’s attention to eternal spiritual values.
I wish everyone peace, happiness, and wellbeing!
May this holiday come to every home, warm hearts with light and hope and with the joy of connecting with friends and loved ones!
Aleksandr Beglov, Governor of St. Petersburg