The Russian Orthodox Old Believer Church

The official website of the Moscow Metropolitanate.

Address: Russia, Moscow, Rogozhsky Poselok street, 1A, 5.
Phone: +7 (495) 361-51-91
e-mail: mmitropolia@gmail.com

Archpastoral greeting on the Nativity of Our Lord.

Archpastoral greeting on Pascha

On the feast of Easter, people become closer and closer to each other, as children joyfully look at the surrounding world of God, in which everything rejoices and praises the Risen Christ!

“Old Believer Rus”. From concept to fulfillment.

“Old Believer Rus”. From concept to fulfillment.

In autumn of 2020, a large mural appeared at Rogozhskoye settlement, depicting the main churches of the Old Believers. This art project – “Old Believer Rus” has a lot of positive feedback.

Archpastoral greeting on the Nativity of Our Lord.

Archpastoral greeting on the Nativity of Our Lord.

More than two thousand years ago, on a starry night, the long-awaited Savior was born, and with him, God’s all-conquering Love entered our world, full of sins, suffering, fear, and bitterness.

Hieromartyr and confessor Avvakum

Hieromartyr and confessor Avvakum

A biography of the hieromartyr and confessor Avvakum, who led the opposition against Patriarch Nikon’s reforms of the Russian Orthodox Church.

One of the Ugandan communities in the need of help

Good news and words of gratitude

The old believers’ community of Nakabaale is recovering from the natural disaster.

Metropolitan Korniliy participated in the Assembly of the Russian world

Metropolitan Korniliy participated in the Assembly of the Russian world

Metropolitan Korniliy spoke about prayer in the context of the pandemic and the moral lessons of modern times at the XIV Assembly of the Russian world

One of the Ugandan communities in the need of help

One of the Ugandan communities in the need of help

Sad news came from the old believer communities of Christians in Nakabaale (Uganda, district of Busoga). Due to heavy rain and strong winds, a temporary building, where the community was gathering to pray.

Interview with Metropolitan Korniliy for URA.RU on August 18, 2018.

Appeal of Metropolitan Korniliy to the Christians of the Russian Orthodox Old-Rite Church in connection with the spread of the coronavirus epidemic

“In connection with the spread of the coronavirus epidemic, I urge the children of the Church of Christ to strengthen their prayers”.

A second priest ordained for the Pakistani communities

A second priest ordained for the Pakistani communities

Мetropolitan Korniliy elevated deacon Paul Nazir to the rank of a priest

Sermon on the twentieth week of Pentecost

OLD-RITUALISTS OR TRUE ORTHODOXY?

Someone who is even a little familiar with the history, culture and life principles of the followers of the Old-Rite, it’s clear that most popular beliefs about the followers of the Old-Rite are mistaken.

Mystery of Communion

Mystery of Communion

The greatest of the seven Church Sacraments is Holy Communion, or Eucharist.

Interview with Metropolitan Korniliy for URA.RU on August 18, 2018.

Interview with Metropolitan Korniliy for URA.RU on August 18, 2018.

Metropolitan Korniliy flew to Ekaterinburg for a multi-day visit to meet with the Ural worshipers of the Old-Rite faith and to consecrate new churches.

Sermon for the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord

Sermon for the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord

“For forty days we glorified the Risen Christ and today we glorify the Ascension of the Lord, the end of His mission on earth”.

Love and the Ten Commandments

Love and the Ten Commandments

For a true Christian who cares about the salvation of his soul, it is essential that apart from faith unto God and hope in Him, they also have love, accompanied by good deeds. The Holy Apostle Jacob/James says the following about the need to combine good deeds with faith and hope.

Mystery of Baptism

Mystery of Baptism

Of all the Church sacraments, Baptism is the most important. This is the sacrament wherein a person first commits himself to our Lord Jesus Christ.

Sermon for the Sunday of the Pentecost, the Day of the Holy Trinity

Sermon for the Sunday of the Pentecost, the Day of the Holy Trinity

“We are sending honour and glory to the Holy Divine Trinity – the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit”.