Our priest, the Rev. Bogdan Bucur, at St. Anthony's since August 2010, is a native Romanian who came to America in 2000. After studying Orthodox Theology at the University of Bucharest he completed his graduate education in Theology at Marquette University. He now teaches Bible and Patristics at Duquesne University's Department of Theology in Pittsburgh.
Deacon Martin Johnson, Jr., ordained on August 2018, holds an MDiv in Theology and Philosophy from Bryn Athyn College, a MS in Business Management from Colorado Technical University, and a Doctorate of Ministry in Practical Theology (Eastern Orthodoxy) from Barry University. After completing his service in the U.S. Navy Chaplain Corps (prior to becoming Orthodox), he continues to advise and counsel senior officers and families as a life coach when they transition from military service. He is a crisis counselor, suicide prevention and response instructor, and a facilitator for outpatient cognitive intervention. Deacon Martin also serves on the Board of Trustees of St. Tikhon Orthodox Theological Seminary.