Was the Tsar The head of the Russian Orthodox Church?

Holy Synod, Ecclesiastical governing body created by Tsar Peter I in 1721 to head the Russian Orthodox Church, replacing the patriarchate of Moscow.

Who was the head of Russian Orthodox Church?

Patriarch Kirill of Moscow

Kirill
Patriarch of Moscow and all Rus’
Kirill, Patriarch of Moscow and all Rus’
Church Russian Orthodox Church
See Moscow

Who ruled the Orthodox Church?

Eastern Orthodox theology is based on holy tradition, which incorporates the dogmatic decrees of the seven ecumenical councils, the Scriptures, and the teaching of the Church Fathers.

Eastern Orthodox Church
Primus inter pares Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I
Region Southeast Europe, Eastern Europe, Cyprus, Georgia

Who founded the Russian Orthodox Church?

Владимир Святославич
Русская православная церковь/Основатели
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