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Nellim Church

Nellim orthodox Church is located in a small Skolt Sámi village of Nellim, near the borderline of Russian. Church is very beatiful wooden church, which is built like oldest part of the Petsamo old Monestary.
Nellim Church is consecrated to St. Trifon Petsamolainen and Holy Trinity day.

Orthodox Church of Lapland

Orthodox Church of Lapland covers almost whole Lapland. Main Church is in Rovaniemi.
In Inari municipality most of parishioner are Skolt Sámi. Churchs and Chapel are built there where the people are:
• Church in Ivalo (1960)
• Church in Nellim (1987)
• Church in Sevettijärvi (1951)
• Chapel in Keväjärvi (2008)

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The Skolt Sámi
Church in the North calotte region

Picture: Orthodox Church of Lapland