On this day in RO history...
- Pravoslavie.ru is posting a daily "On this day in Russian Orthodox History in the XX Century" http://www.pravoslavie.ru/arhiv/060102190906
So far all of January has been posted, as well as the first 3 days in February.
For example on 3 Feb 1918, the nationalization of church property began. On 18 Jan 1923 St patr. Tihon was questioned in the GPU and in 1993, the Bogojavlesnkij cathedral in Noginsk joined the Suzdal Diocese of ROCOR. And finally on 1 Jan 1901 we learn that there wer 64 diocese in Imperial Russia and in 1919, the Petljurovtsy declared an "Autocephalous Ukrainian Orthodox Church."