The Rev. Silvia Misina is an ordained Lutheran Pastor, Chaplain and certified ACPE Supervisor. She studied at the Theological Faculty of Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia. She was ordained in July 2001 into the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Augsburg Confession in Slovakia.
She received a call and was appointed a pastor to an Evangelical Lutheran Congregation in Rankovce, Slovakia. She preached and ministered to a dynamic and an active congregation with all age groups, and taught religion classes at public schools. Silvia also served in a special missionary ministry among local Romany people (Gypsies).
In 2003 she moved to New York where she worked with Slovak immigration population at the Holy Trinity Slovak Lutheran Church in New York and with Slovak immigration population in New Jersey. She provided worship services and spiritual care to people who live far from their homes and for whom the Slovak church and community is valuable.
While continuing mission among immigrants, Silvia Misina started to work at the Trinity Lutheran Church, Staten Island in 2004 as an Associate Pastor / Director for Christian Education and Youth Ministry. She taught Religion Classes at the Trinity Lutheran School, Staten Island.
Rev. Silvia Misina completed her CPE Supervisory Education at the Bellevue Hospital Center, NY and was certified as an ACPE Supervisor. Since 2010 she has been working with the Lutheran Services New York Alliance where she supervises CPE Interns and Residents, who are providing pastoral care to people in five different facilities throughout Metro New York area.
The Rev. Silvia Misina, M.Div., ACPE Supervisor and Program Director
Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE)
Lutheran Services New York Alliance
475 Riverside Dr. #1244, New York, NY 10115
Phone: (646) 413-5443
Fax: (888) 627-0933