The Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

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Organization Information Record Year 2016

Name: The Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
Denomination type: Eastern Orthodox Churches
Year Reporting: 2008
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Description: This group was organized in 1920 to unite in one body of dioceses the missions and parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church outside of Russia. The governing body, set up in Constantinople, was sponsored by the Ecumenical Patriarchate. In November 1950, it came to the United States. The Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia emphasizes being true to the old traditions of the Russian Church. In May 2007, it re-established communion with the Moscow Patriarchate.

Contact Information Record Year 2016

Address: 75 E. 93rd St.
Address line 2:
City: New York
State: New York
Zip Code: 10128
Country: United States
Phone: (212)534-1601

Media Contact Record Year 2016

Name: Dep. Sec., Nicholas A. Ohotin
Email: n/a

Attesting Officer Record Year 2016

Name: Nicholas A. Ohotin
Position: Communications Director

Membership & Attendance Record Year 2016

Full Communicants: 480,000
Other Members: 0
Total Inclusive Members: 480,000
Total Churches: 190
Average Attendance: 0
Membership Calculation Method: Estimate

Clergy Record Year 2016

Serving Churches: 221
Other Service to the Church: 42
Retired: 6
Total Clergy: 269

Religious Education Record Year 2016

Total Schools: 30
Pupils: 2,300
Staff: 342
Total Individuals: 2,642

Finance Record Year 2016

Total Benevolences: $0.00
Total Giving Local Expense: $0.00
Total Financial: $0
Receipts/Expenditures: Expenditures