Born in 1969 in Severomorsk Murmansk region. He was baptized into Russian Orthodox Church in 1991.
Regular contributor and presenter of "Radonezh" (radio and newspaper), the author of several articles in magazines, "Foma", "Alpha and Omega", "Orthodoxy and Modernity" ("Православие и современность"). Has a weekly radio program, "Christianity: the difficult questions" ("Христианство: трудные вопросы") on Radio "Theos".
He is director of academic work in the Library of Christian literature.
He conduct lectures and discussions on theology and churistian apologetics.
Author of the book "About the assurance of salvation" ("Об уверенности в спасении"), co-author of the book "Christianity: the difficult questions".