Hungarian Unitarian Church Headquarters
400105 Kolozsvár/Cluj, B-dul 21 Decembrie nr. 9
Phone: +40 264593236
Fax: +40 364450557
YIM ID: gyerodavid
Skype ID: gyerodavid
The Rev. Gyerő Dávid holds a Unitarian ministers' degree from the Protestant Theological School in Kolozsvar (1997), a jurist degree from the Babes-Bolyai University in Kolozsvar (2008) and a masters' degree in European law from the University of Pecs in Hungary (2009). In the 1990s, he worked as a leader of the Unitarian youth movement. From 2001 to 2014, David served the Headquarters of the Transylvanian (now Hungarian) Unitarian Church as the Councillor for church administration. In 2014, he was elected Deputy Bishop of the HUC. Since 2009, he has also been serving as the parish minister of the Unitarian congregation in Kolozs, a town near Kolozsvar. David is married and has three young children.
His first involvement with international Unitarianism was in a liberal organization for young adults called the International Religious Fellowship (IRF). Later David became active within the European chapter of the IARF. He also assisted the shaping of the international partnerships of the Transylvanian Unitarian congregations through the UU Partner Church Council. His first ICUU experience was attending a leadership training in India, then the ICUU council meetings in Barcelona, Oberwesel, Kolozsvár, Dumaguete and New York. In 2009, he was elected the Secretary of the ICUU, and in 2014 he was elected President of the ICUU.