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He became monk rasoforos in 1984 than [[lector]], [[subdeacon]] - later in 1985 was ordained [[deacon]] and [[priest]] as [[Hieromonk]] (by Bishop Evloghij of Milan), later in 1992 he became [[Hegumen]] and in 1995 [[Archimandrite]].
He was consecrated [[bishop]] in 1995 by the Archbishop Evloghij, Archbishop Vigil of Paris and the Archbishop Vasily under the jurisdiction of the [[Autonomous Orthodox Church of Milan, Western Europe and Canada]] - [[Ukrainian Orthodox Church – Kyiv Patriarchate]]. [[Bishop]] [[Lazar (Puhalo) of Ottawa]], who new him in [[Kiev]], send as member of the [[Holy Synod]] of [[Autonomous Orthodox Church of Milan, Western Europe and Canada]] ([[Ukrainian Orthodox Church – Kyiv Patriarchate]]) his agreement for the consecration.
In 2004 he left his mother Church and went to another [[jurisdiction]]. After he has repented he was readmitted to the [[Holy Synod of Milan]] with penance, consisted of a forced retirement. Than he remained until June of 2013 as a [[retired bishop]] by will of the Holy Synod of Milan. After years of retired life and study, the [[Holy Synod of Milan]] reconsidered its position and accepted the request of Vladyka Vladimir to return as a [[bishop]] no longer in forced retirement.