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On November 7, 1920, Patriarch Tikhon issued an encyclical ordering that the millions of Russian diaspora that had fled the Bolsheviks during the Russian Revolution organize a church authority outside of Soviet control. The Russian Orthodox Church was in 1920 organized under the communist Soviets.


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