The Revd. Fr. C. Richard Pumphrey
OA, MTheol, MA
Fr. Richard holds the degrees of Bachelor of Arts from David Lipscomb College, Master of Arts in Biblical Studies from St Andrew’s Theological College and Seminary of the Episcopal Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of America, and Master of Theology in Pastoral Counselling from Campbellsville University. He is currently pursuing a masters degree in transpersonal studies at Atlantic University, Virginia Beach.
He was ordained priest in 2002 and has since served in positions as associate priest and priest in charge of parishes in Kentucky and Tennessee, in addition to seminary teaching. Between 2002 and 2007 he was Chairman of the Washington and Marion County, Kentucky, Foster Care Review Board and a member of the Interested Party Review Board. His ministry is in the contemplative tradition.