The tenth anniversary of service in the priesthood is celebrated by the rector of the Balakovo church, the director of the Edifying Department of the Moscow Metropolia, priest Mikhail Rodin.
Biographical information regarding Meletius, archbishop of Moscow and All Rus’ (in the world – Michael Policarpovich Kartushin; c. 1859-1934).
Metropolitan Alimpiy became the first Old-believers’ Metropolitan of Moscow after the establishment of the Metropolitanate in the landmark year for Russia, 1988 – the year of the 1000th anniversary of the Baptism of Rus’.
Metropolitan Andrian (Alexander Gennadyevich Chetvergov; February 14, 1951 – August 10, 2005) was the primate of the Russian Orthodox Old-Rite Church from 2004 to 2005.
Biographical information about the bishop of Moscow Nicodemus (Nikita Timofeyevich Latyshev; 1916 – 11 February 1986).
Biographical information about the bishop of Moscow Flavian (Theophylact Theophylactovich Slesarev; March 1, 1879 –December 25, 1960).
“A brief biography about Agafya Lykova, a recluse Old-believer living in Russia’s taiga”.
Biographical information about the bishop of Moscow John (in the world – Stephen Vasilyevich Levshin; 1824 – September 8, 1898).
Biographical information about the bishop of Moscow, Sabbatius (in the world – Stephen Vasilyevich Levshin; 1824 – September 8, 1898).
Archbishop Anthony (in the world – Andrew Hilarionovich Shutov, 1800 – 1881) was born in the village of Nastasyino in the Podberezinsky oblast of the Kolomensky district.
A biography of Boyarinya Morozova, the famous old-believer who died a martyr against the reforms of the Russian Orthodox Church. Original article written in Russian by nun Livia.