and State Orders
the Pontifical Imperial State of Rome-Ruthenia
(United Roman-Ruthenian Church)
Few institutions in the
world hold as much prestige and history as the Orders of Knighthood.
Among the most eminent orders of chivalry in the world are those
of the United Roman-Ruthenian Church.
United Roman-Ruthenian Church, an autocephalous (independent) Church
that unifies both Orthodoxy and Catholicism, continued its
historic orders and established certain new ones to recognize
individuals who have displayed exceptional service to the church and
society. These orders serve as a testament to the values upheld by the
church: piety, courage, charity, and loyalty.
are three main orders within this esteemed institution: The Aquiline
Order of Christ, the Order of Sts. Anne and Alexander Nevsky, the
Pontifical Order of the Eagle, the Order of Sts. George and Olga, and
the Order of the Pontifical Imperial State. There are also several
other orders in addition to those. Each order has its distinct
characteristics and criteria for admission. The pages below give more
detail about each order and its criteria.
into these illustrious orders is not easily earned but requires a
proven track record of selflessness and service towards others.
Induction into any one of these orders is considered a great honor that
carries with it lifelong responsibilities to uphold the virtues they
Orders of Knighthood within the United Roman-Ruthenian Church are
honorable institutions that recognize individuals who have dedicated
their lives to serving others and upholding the values of the church.
These orders serve as a reminder of the importance of chivalry, honor,
and selflessness in our modern world
Aquiline Order of Christ
Religious & Military Order of Saints
Anne and Alexander Nevsky
Pontifical Order of the Eagle
of Saints George and Olga
Order of the Stato
Noble Company of St. Mary of Walsingham
Orders of the Stato Pontificio Imperiale
Pontifical Order of Knights Bachelor of Yugoslavia
Wear of Deocrations of the Pontifical and Imperial Orders
of Precedence of the Orders
Fons Honorum - Legitimate Conferral of Orders and Honours