Parish Administration

His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, Diocesan Bishop

Voice: (814) 539-9143
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His Grace, Bishop Gregory of Nyssa, is the spirtual leader of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese, which maintains offices at 312 Garfield Street, Johnstown, Pennsylvania,  15906.

His Grace, Bishop Gregory was consecrated as Bishop and enthroned as the Ruling Hierarch of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA  on November 27, 2012.

His Grace celebrates his Name's Day  (St. Gregory Palamas) on November 14/27.

Under His Grace's care is our Diocesan Christ the Saviour Seminary, also in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, which trains future priests and deacons of our Diocese.  In addition, the Diocese maintains Camp Nazareth Youth and Retreat Center in Mercer, Pennsylvania.

Bishop Gregory also serves as Episcopal Liaison to the Orthodox Christian Fellowship and Chairman of Committee for Agencies and Endorsed Organizations of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America.




We are currently under the pastoral care of the priests of the FL Deanery. 

Very Rev’d Fr. Michael Miklos

Dean, Florida Deanery -- (352) 683-0975


Very Rev’d Fr. John D. Lazarek

Supply Priest – (412) 310-0608


Rev’d Fr. Frederick Watson

Supply Priest – (610) 937-0889


During this time of pastoral vacancy, if you are in immediate emergency need of a priest, you may call Fr. Harry Linsinbigler, pastor at Holy Protection church in Dover, at (813) 406-2620 if no answer call (813) 451-9829. All other concerns should be directed to the Dean as listed above.