Born 13 Feb 1951 Raised Roman Catholic, converted to Orthodoxy after many years of interest, baptised on Lazarus Saturday, 1985 (ROCOR). From 1992 throughout the 90s, wrote for Orthodox periodicals (some 50 articles), appearing in: Orthodox Life, Living Orthodoxy, Orthodox Family, Orthodox Tradition, pravoslavnaya Rus, Prasoslavna Slovo (Bulgaria), Moskva (Journal of the Rusdian Writer's Union). Articles on church life, current church events, historical/biographical, the ecumenical movement. Currently writing biographies of of bishops who served in ROCOR for the webpage 'Historical Studies of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia.' www.rocordtudies.org Around 20 biographies completed.