The Russian Orthodox Old Believer Church

The official website of the Moscow Metropolitanate.

Address: Russia, Moscow, Rogozhsky Poselok street, 1A, 5.
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What is globalisation from the Orthodox point of view

What is globalisation from the Orthodox point of view

The media has managed to firmly ingrain the word “globalisation” into the collective consciousness.

Orthodox Old-believers' Humanities Institute in the name of Protopriest Avvakum: prospects for its revival

Orthodox Old-believers’ Humanities Institute in the name of Protopriest Avvakum: prospects for its revival

Among the topics of the previous Council of the Metropolitanate the discussion and approval of an important decision related to the revival of the Moscow Old-believers’ Institute became a sensation.

A Spiritual Feat - the Ladder to God

A Spiritual Feat – the Ladder to God

On their patronal feast-day, the hospitable parish in Shamary received more than three hundred pilgrims.

Old-believers and the Law of God

Old-believers and the Law of God

One of the prime motives for the rejection of public schools by the Old-believers was that the Law of God was being taught there by teachers of religion from the Russian Church.

Faith and deeds

Faith and deeds

Since the fall of human nature, since the divisive moment of separation between man and God, a longing for the paradise lost has been lying in the souls of people.

"Current issues concerning the development of religious education in the Russian Federation." Speech at the Federation Council

“Current issues concerning the development of religious education in the Russian Federation.” Speech at the Federation Council

Meeting of the Council on Interethnic Relations and Cooperation with Religious Associations under the Council of the Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation,

Sermon on Annunciation of the Virgin

The Annunciation is a joyous feast-day, because it announced the Savior coming soon into the world, Who brought the message of reconciliation with God.

Cross procession in Shuvoye – 2019

Cross procession in Shuvoye – 2019

A great festivity took place on June 30 in Shuvoye – a Cross procession with the miraculous icon of the Most Holy Theotokos of Shuvoisko-Gubinskaya.

Mitropolitan Korniliy visits the French embassy

Mitropolitan Korniliy visits the French embassy

At the invitation of Ambassador Sylvie Bermann, Metropolitan Korniliy visited the French Embassy.

The state will facilitate with the return of compatriots

The state will facilitate with the return of compatriots

А meeting was held at Rogozhskoe between representatives of the Russian Orthodox Old-believers Church and the deputy head of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Evgenievich Ostvenko.

Sermon on the twentieth week of Pentecost

Sermon on the twentieth week of Pentecost

“We live and die according to the will of God, Who punishes and pardons, strikes and spares”.

The degree of the church schism in Ukraine cannot be increased

The Primate of the Church celebrated his Name Day

Metropolitan of Moscow and All Rus, Korniliy, was honoured in the Intercession Cathedral in the Rogozhskoe settlement.

Archbishop Meletius (Kartushin), Archbishop of Moscow and All Russia

Biographical information regarding Meletius, archbishop of Moscow and All Rus’ (in the world – Michael Policarpovich Kartushin; c. 1859-1934).

The priest’s sermon to newlyweds, from the rules of the Holy Fathers, on how Christians should live as husband and wife

The priest’s sermon to newlyweds, from the rules of the Holy Fathers, on how Christians should live as husband and wife

“If you do not fulfil the commandments of God, then I will not be guilty of this before God; and you shall receive for your works on the Day of Judgment”

The degree of the church schism in Ukraine cannot be increased

Sermon at the Baptism of adults

“The mystery of Baptism encompasses the nullification of “original sin”, which is passed down to people as though inherited from our progenitor Adam,”

Sermon for a burial

“The mystery of death is deep and majestic, seeing how it is tied with the completion of one’s life on earth and future attendance before God’s Judgment”.