Archpriest Andrey Pastukh's Resume

A Lifetime of Service


Father Andrey was born and raised in Russia. His father, grandfather and great-grandfather were all Priests. Father Andrey's lineage has served as Priests for more than 300 years. Father Andrey trained in Russia and began his Priesthood in Stavropolskoi and Bakinskoi Eparhee ... 25 years ago!

Ten years ago Father Andrey moved to the Tampa area. For seven years he drove to Palm Coast every week to help develop and guide the St. Nickolas Russian Orthodox Church. In recognition of his training, dedication and loyal service Father was promoted to "Archpriest", one of two Archpriests in Florida.

Father Andrey has now started the St. Andrew Russian Orthodox Church serving the North Florida Russian community.