Fr. Richard Andrews is pastor of
St. George Greek Orthodox Christian Church in St. Paul, MN and
a volunteer chaplain with the St. Paul Police Department. He
is a graduate of University of Minnesota (BS 1988) Minneapolis,
MN and Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology (MDiv 1994)
Fr. Thomas Begley is priest/pastor
of St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church in West St. Paul, MN
and Dean of the Midwest Deanery of the Diocese of Toledo, of
the Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese. He is a graduate of Hope
College in Holland, MI, (BA 1974) and Oral Robets Seminary,
(MDiv. 1984). He attended St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary,
Crestwood, NY (1983-84).
Deacon Paul Gavrilyuk serves at the
Holy Trinity Orthodox Church (OCA) in St Paul. He holds a Ph.D.
in the History of Christianity from Southern Methodist University
(2001) and a B. S. in Theoretical Physics from the Moscow Institute
of Physics and Technology (1993). He is Associate Professor
of Historical Theology at the University of St Thomas specializing
in Early Church History and Modern Russian Theology. His books
include The Suffering of the Impassible God: The Dialectics
of Patristic Thought (Oxford, 2004) and A History of the Catechumenate
in the Early Church (Cerf, 2008; in French; Russian edn. 2001).
Dcn. Jason Ketz serves as a deacon
at St Mary's Cathedral in Northeast Minneapolis, MN, where he
teaches history in the church school. He is also the editor
of the OCA Youth Department's blog Wonder, www.ocawonder.com.
His full time work is Quality Assurance coordinator for Medtronic.
He is a graduate of Arizona State University (BS Microbiology
2003) and St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary in Crestwood, NY
Fr. Nathan Kroll is priest/pastor
of the Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Christian Mission parish of
St. Cloud, MN. He is a graduate of Augsburg College (BA) Minneapolis,
MN and of St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Seminary (Masters of
Fr John Magram is priest/pastor of
Resurrection of Christ Russian Orthodox Church and Abbot of
the men's monastic community in Minneapolis. He is a graduate
of St. John's University (Secondary Education), St. Francis
College in Brooklyn, NY (BA, English) St. Vladimir's Orthodox
Seminary (M.Div.), St. Clare's Medical Center, NYC (R.N.)
Fr Andrew Morbey is Dean of St Mary's
Orthodox Cathedral in northeast Minneapolis. His degrees are
in English (BA, MA, and PhD course work; Carleton University
and University of Ottawa) and Theology (MDiv, ThM, and PhD course
work; St Vladimir's Seminary, Union Theological Seminary in
Virginia, and at the University of Birmingham, UK). He taught
various subjects in Theology at the University of St Paul in
Ottawa, Canada 1998 - 2003 prior to moving to Minneapolis.
Fr. Jonathan Proctor is priest/pastor
of Holy Trinity Orthodox Christian Church in Saint Paul. He
is a graduate of the University of the Witwatersrand (BA) and
St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary (MDiv 1990), New York, NY,
and studied theology at the University of Athens, Greece.
Fr. Paul Wesche is priest/pastor
of St. Herman’s Orthodox Christian Church in South Minneapolis.
He is a graduate of Nazarene Theological Seminary (Masters of
Divinity), Kansas City, MO and St. Vladimir’s Orthodox
Seminary (Masters of Theology), Crestwood, NY, and Fordham University
(Ph.D in Patristics 1986), New York, NY.
Fr. Thaddeus Wojcik is a retired
priest who serves at various parishes including Holy Assumption
Orthodox Church in Lublin, WI, St. John the Baptist Orthodox
Church in Stanley, WI., and St. Mary's Orthodox Church in Cornucopia,
WI. He is Dean Emeritus of the Minneapolis Deanery in the Midwest
Diocese of the Orthodox Church of America. Currently, an Adjunct
Professor of Theology at the University of St. Thomas, Saint
Paul, MN (2005-2008). He is a graduate of University of Minnesota
(BA, 1964) and St. Vladimir's Orthodox Seminary (M.Div. 1968).