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#363580 - 04/25/11 07:37 AM Internet resources on Old Believers  
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Over the past few months, I have posted a number of Old Believer topics, and you may have wondered where I found them. Here is a translated list of Old Believer websites which I monitor for news items. You may find it useful yourself. Unfortunately, not all of these webpages are still active. The original URL (in Russian) for this list is at the bottom. Finally, use a translator such as Google Translate on Russian language websites.

Old Believers' official sites
"The Russian Orthodox Old Believers' Church" - the official site of the Metropolitan of Moscow and All Russia.
"Vyatskoe Old Believers." One of the first sites Runet on the Old Believers. Here you will find information relating to the Old Believers of the Kirov region, as well as materials on the history, doctrine and life of Old Believers, including books, prayer and church calendar for the current year.
Page Ukrainian Old Believers (FROC). Published with the blessing of the lord Savvatius.
Newspaper Ural diocese FROC "The Island of Faith."
Page Rzhevsk Intercession Old Believer community. History, life and culture.
Old version of page Rzhevsk Intercession Old Believer community. Updates on the site is no longer in sight.
Yaroslavl Old Believer "- the private information portal on the Old Believers of Yaroslavl and Kostroma, Russian Orthodox Old Believers Church.
Page Believers-Semeiskie Ulan-Ude.
Information Bulletin Cheboksary Old Believer community FROC.
Volgograd Old Believers.
Site of "Old Believers", which contains two sections: - Parish pages Tver Old Believer community of the Church of St.. Nikola chyudotvortsa in Moscow and - Old Believers educational portal "is true of the old faith."
Official site of the parish Biysk FROC.
Pages of the Church of Intercession of the Holy Virgin Russian Orthodox Old Believers Church in Khabarovsk.
Page of the Society of Russian-Lipovan in Romania.
Old Believers newspaper Dawn in Romania.
Russian-Lipovanskaya Youth Association in Bucharest (in development).
Yuzhnolatviysky Old Believers' cultural-educational foundation "Belovodye"
Union of Old Believer communities in Estonia.
"Starovertsy Daugavpils" page first Daugavpils (Novostroenskoy) Old Believer community.
Church of the Nativity in the town of Erie (USA). Pomorians who took the priesthood from the ROCOR. Language - English.
"The Russian Church Drevlepravoslavnoj (Novozybkov hierarchy) - the page is published on the blessing of Patriarch. Alexander.
Page "Old Believer Society. IN Zavoloka. Old Believers-Pomorians organized in Latvia.
"Skeet Rozhestva Theotokos." A summary of the Old Believers' hermitage (Belokrinitskaya hierarchy), and two monks who live there (the U.S. state of North Dakota - on the border with Canada). Please help. Language - English.
- Shop Old Believers monastery in the name of God Rozhestva in North Dakota: books, CD and cassettes, CD-ROMs, icons, incense, broschyury and booklets lestovki, religious jewelry, video and DVD.
"Orthodox cell in the name of the Holy Trinity and Reverend Sergius." Page deacon Mark who is under the jurisdiction of Filaret, Metropolitan of Paris, and Western Europe (CPI - edinoverie), and living in Llanelli (Wales, UK). Language - English.

Informal Old Believer sites
"Samara Old Believers" - a project devoted to the history of Old Believers in Samara province, as well as present day Old Believers in Samara as a whole. Tells the story of each of the consents without delving into matters vnutristaroobryadcheskoy controversy.
About Old Believers Belokrinitskaya hierarchy. Language - German and English.
"Old." Information about the Old Believers.
On the Old Believers in Romania - past and present (in development).
"Brotherhood". Internet draft magazine published at the beginning of XX century. The authors - Representatives of ACC (Russian Drevlepravoslavnoj Church - Novozybkov hierarchy).
"Dating" - dating service for the Old Believers (FROC). Opportunity to find friends online.
Youth site Drevlepravoslavnoj Christians. " The main objective of the authors of the site - to tell visitors about young Old Believers.
"Conservatives in fishing" - an unofficial page Old Believer Church of Holy Virgin conservatives Pomorians-marital agreement in St. Petersburg.
Unofficial Page Gromovskoye Old Believer community (FROC) in St. Petersburg.
Page Polish Old Believers. Language - Polish, German.
"Russian Orthodox Old Believers" - Another page relevant to Edinoverie Rozhestva Church of Christ in Urie (Pennsylvania, USA). Language - English.
"Drevlepravoslavnoj resource."
"Wilstav" - Pomeranian site. Contains the "Charter of cathedral service, dictionary and other materials.

Home page Believers
Radio Spiritual Antichrist. "
"The truth about Andrew ezerovo.
"Lestovka. Author's Page Andrew ezerovo.
"Modern Old Believer icons. Page of Old Believers' icon painter Alexander Tuinova.
- Drevlepravoslavie in the Urals.
"Orthodox Christian art" - Proverbs Vadim Slovtsov. Published with the blessing of svyaschennoiereya Vyacheslav Zobnina. ~ mikmedia
Author's site Michael Klebnikov. None of FROC nor the newspaper Kostroma Old Believer "this site has nothing to do.
"Russian Old Believers" - Page Old Believer of Tambov.
"Orthodox Christianity in school." It contains advice and materials for the catechist work with children.

Researchers at the Old Believers
"History and culture Old Believers." Many of the Old Believers' books (manuscripts, incunabula).
Project Kitezh-Grad. Old Believers in Lithuania: history and culture.
Essays on the history of Old Believers in the Urals and adjacent territories. Details the history Fedoseevskaya consent in the territory of the Vyatka region.
"Portal of the Old Believer dress." Svetlana V. townsman examines the study and popularization of folk culture of Old Believers Vyatka Province (Kirov region), in particular the Old Believers' clothing.
Nizhny Novgorod Institute of handwritten and printed books.
The site of the Old Believers researcher Konstantin Ivanov. History of the Old Believers south of Western Siberia, the repression of the Soviet period against the believers, the genealogy of Old Believers, links.

Useful Internet resources
Some summary information about the Old Believers of resource materials Wikipedia.Org
"Old Believers in the documents." A large number of polemical writings and other Old Believer pedant different concerts and their opponents, as well as other materials directly related to the Old Believers. This site has moved to, access to which, unfortunately, now closed. At the old location there were only some books in the form of graphic files (such as "Life Efrosin Pskov").
Section of the ftp contains scanned believers literary texts (text files): "The Life of Habakkuk," etc.
Page is dedicated not the old rituals and history of the oldest in Russia, the company produces optical, physical and geodetic instruments. However, the company's founder, Tryndiny - Old Old Believer family. Therefore, on the page, along with others present sections on Ostozhenka Old Believer community, and the temple of the Protection of the Virgin in Moscow.
"Old Believer Book. Texts of several books and lives of the Old Believers' theme.
"Old pre-revolutionary Russia." Collection of photographs.
Annex to weblogs "Kitezh. Articles on the subject of the Old Believers.
Arktogeya Dugin. The forum arktogei steps in "old faith for the new Russia"
On the priest Avvakum. Excerpts from the Life. Language - Dutch, English and Russian.
"Evening Hymn" - hymns. On this page under "Sound" recording posted several Old Believer chant performed by choirs of Nizhny Novgorod communities and communities of Ukraine. ~ mahnev/index1.htm
"The Sign song - the ancient chant of the Russian Orthodox Church." Materials according to the sign and singing demestvu.
"Signs of the fund." The aim of the project - creating a public fund znamennyh chants and software to work with them to the revival of the Russian Orthodox Church znamenny chant - the canonical liturgical singing.
Project Parishes of Moscow. " Wide vozmozhnoisti search.
"Religion" - a special project "Russian Journal." Thousands of articles on topics related to religion. There are articles on the Old Believers. Search for better search engine. Here you can find the search results using the keyword "Old Believers."
"Freedom for the Old Believers' John Vygovskyy. In the artistic narrative describes the process of resettlement of the community of Old Believers from China to America. This artwork is not meant to be a historic match reality described by the people and events. Language - English.
Links to English-language Internet resources relevant to the Old Believers. Language - English.
Old Believers wear. Contemporary Old Believer women sundresses in America. A selection of photos with descriptions. Language - English.
The page Egorievsk (Moscow region). Posted an interesting and well-illustrated material on the local Old Believer church.
Old Believers of the Urals. Several articles from local newspapers.
Sans Racines. Several articles from the newspaper "Orthodox Russia" (newspaper published by the Old Believers Primorye).
- Nasledie Holy Russia. " Menologion, Charters, Life and more.
"Russian Orthodox Old Rite". Information about the Old Believers - books, articles, and prayers in English and Russian languages.
Author's page John Aldena (John Alden). Articles and reflections on the Old Believers - a lot of English links.
"Runners-Wanderers - Old Believer bespopovskoe consent." Collection of doctrinal, polemical, and liturgical texts, articles and photos.
"Antipov consent (Bezdenezhniki). Collection of links to material on wanderers' consent.
"Old Balt" - a summary of staroobryadchestkoy community in the city of Balta (Ukraine, Odessa Oblast) on the unofficial website of the city.
- Internet-project "Old Believers" in the portal "Religion and Media, dedicated to contemporary Old Believers - a secular network edition of the Old Believers Old Believers.



#363711 - 04/27/11 01:53 AM Re: Internet resources on Old Believers [Re: Polish American]  
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Wonderful list, Tom.

Thanks very much!

Many years,


"One day all our ethnic traits ... will have disappeared. Time itself is seeing to this. And so we can not think of our communities as ethnic parishes, ... unless we wish to assure the death of our community."
#371995 - 11/18/11 03:44 AM Re: Internet resources on Old Believers [Re: Polish American]  
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Old Believers in North America

An annotated guide to materials about Russian Old Believers in North America -- describing works scholarly and popular; print, audio, visual, and web-based; and including museum and archival collections.

From the University of Oregon, which has done marvelous work in both studying and assisting the Old Believer communities in the US and Canada.

Many years,


"One day all our ethnic traits ... will have disappeared. Time itself is seeing to this. And so we can not think of our communities as ethnic parishes, ... unless we wish to assure the death of our community."
#373851 - 01/06/12 12:31 AM Re: Internet resources on Old Believers [Re: Polish American]  
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Thank you for the wonderful links!
Can you help us write to Agafia?

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