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Sergey Nikolaevich YAROSLAVSKY

bishop , orthodox church

Sergey YAROSLAVSKY, Bishop of Uglich and Vicar of Yaroslavl Eparchy, Russia Orthodox Church, since 1961.

Background

YAROSLAVSKY, Sergey was born in 1899 in village Zolotoruche, now Yaroslavl Oblast.

Career

1919-1920 military service. 1920 psalm-reader, village Zolotoruche, and preacher, Vicariate of Uglich. 1923 ordained priest.

1948 ordained monk under name of Kassian. 1949 ordained Father-Superior. Until 1956 Dean, various churches in Uglich Rayon.

Since 1956 Vicar of Uglich Okrug. 1961 made custodian, Shrine of St. Dmitriy, and ordained Archimandrite.