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738 Glenwood Road
Rossford, Ohio 43460
His Grace, the Rt. Reverend Alexander, Bishop of Toledo & the Bulgarian Diocese of the OCA
Fr. Nicholas Hubbard
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Archimandrite Alexander Golitzin Biography

A native of Saint Innocent Church, Tarzana, CA, Father Alexander received a BA in English from UC Berkeley and an M. Div. from Saint Vladimir's Seminary. He spent seven years pursuing doctoral studies at Oxford University in England under His Eminence, Metropolitan Kallistos [Ware]. During this time, he also spent two years in Greece, including one year at Simonos Petras Monastery on Mount Athos. After receiving his D.Phil. in 1980, he returned to the US, where he was ordained to the diaconate in January 1982 and to the priesthood two years later. In 1986, he was tonsured to monastic orders. He served OCA missions in northern California and headed the Diocese of the West's mission committee. In 1989, he took a teaching position at Milwaukee's Marquette University in the Theology Department, a position which he holds today.