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Bishop '''Andriy (Peshko) of Krateia''' is an [[auxiliary bishop]] of the [[Ecumenical Patriarchate]] of Constantinople. He is the presiding bishop for the Ukrainian Eparchy of Western Europe. He
is based in London.
Bohdan next returned to the United States, where he was ordained a [[deacon]] at St. Volodymyr's Cathedral in Chicago by Archbishop [[Vsevolod (Maidansky) of Scopelos|Vsevolod]] of the [[Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA]], on [[April 8]], 2001. Deacon Bohdan was tonsured as a [[monk]] in 2004, taking the new name of Andriy. Later that year, he was ordained to the priesthood by Archbishop Vsevolod and elevated to the rank of [[Hegumen]].
In October of 2004, the Ninth [[Sobor]] of the [[Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Diaspora]] nominated Fr. Andriy as bishop for Western Europe. During the Sobor, Metropolitan [[Constantine (Bahan) of Irinoupolis]] elevated Fr. Andriy to the rank of [[Archimandrite]]. Archimandrite Andriy was consecrated to the episcopacy on [[December 13]] (the Feast-day of St. Andrew), 2004 at St. Volodymyr's in Chicago. Presiding was: Metropolitan Constantine (UOC-USA), Archbishop [[Vsevolod (Maidansky) of Scopelos]] (UOC-USA), Archbishop [[Antony (Scherba) of Hierapolis]] (UOC-USA), Metropolitan [[Nicholas (Smisko) of Amissos]] (ACROD), Archbishop [[Yurij (Kalistchuk) of Toronto]]([[UOCC]]), Archbishop [[Job (Osacky) of Chicago]] ([[OCA]]), Archbishop Nicholae of the Romanian Orthodox Church (Romanian Patriarchate), and Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago representing the Ecumenical Patriarchate.
*[http://www.ukrainianorthodoxchurchusa.org/news/Bishop_Andriy.shtml Press Release: His Grace Bishop Andriy of London and Western Europe Consecrated]