Review of the secret committees deal with old beliver’s schism in the reign of the Emperor Alexander I
Серебрякова Ю. В. Обзор деятельности секретных комитетов по расколу в царствование императора Александра I // Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия II: История. История Русской Православной Церкви. 2012. Вып. 3 (46). С. 30-39.
The article discusses a history of secret committees deal with measures against old believer’s schism. The author studied archival documents possible to consider confessional politics of the Emperor Alexander I as a new stage of struggle with the old believer’s schism. The first secret committee was established by order of Emperor Alexander I in 1820. This committee was a unique phenomenon in the history of the secret committees of the 19th century and the first experience ofjoint efforts of Church and State against.
the emperor Alexander I, st. Philaret (Drozdov), old believer’s schism, secret committee