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For more than 25 years, he lovingly labored as a special education teacher in Florida’s public school system<ref name=eadiocese>http://www.eadiocese.org/News/2014/march/pierce.en.htm</ref>.
In 1996, he was ordained a [[hierodeacon]], and the following year a [[hieromonk]]<ref name=eadiocese/>. He served
in non-canonical "[[Holy Synod of Milan]]".
Septemper 29, 2008 Metropolitan Hilarion received Cuthbert Pierce into the [[Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia]] with name David. His ordination was regularised and he was assigned to serve the same diocese at the Holy Cross Hermitage in Jacksonville, Florida<ref name=sarisburium>http://sarisburium.blogspot.ru/2008/10/good-news-for-sarum-use-of-roman-rite.html</ref>.