Urmas Viilma graduated from Saue Gymnasium in Harjumaa in 1991 . From 1991 to 1998 he studied theology at the Theological Institute of the EELK and graduated here with a master's degree in theology. He was ordained a deacon on May 2, 1993 and a pastor on September 15, 1998. Comparable to the vicariate in German Protestant regional churches, he was assigned to the Michaelskirche in Keila in 1993 as a deacon and from 1995 to 1998 to the Jakobikirche in Pärnu-Jaagupi . From 1998 to 2005 he was a pastor here.
He worked in various tasks in the church administration, such as assessor (2005 to 2008) and chancellor (since 2008) of the consistory of the EELK and as a member of the supervisory board of the church bank and the property management of the EELK.
Urmas Viilma is married to the director of the cathedral school (successor to the knight and cathedral school in Reval ) in Tallinn, Egle Viilma. The couple have a daughter.
- Urmas Viilma is the new archbishop in Estonia , in: Lutherischer Dienst 51 (2015), volume 1, p. 8
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|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Estonian Lutheran minister and Archbishop of the Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Church (EELK)|
|DATE OF BIRTH||13th August 1973|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Tallinn|