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CHRISTOS ANESTI!  CHRIST IS RISEN!

Read Metropolitan Iakovos' 2017 Paschal Encyclical

"Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

Through this website, we are pleased to introduce you to the worship and fellowship that defines the life of our Parish, the Ascension of Our Lord Greek Orthodox Church. If you are a new member of our Parish, or are considering membership, these web pages will acquaint you with what Ascension offers to those who give it support and sustenance.  To those who already belong to the Church, we hope the information on this website will provide you with the assurance that your sacrificial offerings are received with profound respect, and are utilized to maximum effectiveness.  It is our prayer that the information presented here will enable you to make the informed decisions that are necessary for a meaningful relationship with your Church.


Services Schedule

Sundays: Orthros: 8:15 AM | Divine Liturgy: 9:30 AM

Weekdays (As Scheduled on Scrolling Calendar): 
Orthros: 8:15 AM | Divine Liturgy: 9:15 AM (unless otherwise noted)

Week of May 21 -  28, 2017

Sunday, May 21:  Sts. Constantine and Helen
8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m.:  Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Tuesday, May 23:  8 p.m.:  Apodosis of Pascha, St. Demetrios, Elmhurst
Wednesday, May 24: 7 p.m.  Ascension Hierarchical Great Vespers
Thursday, May 25:  Ascension of Our Lord Feastday    8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m.:  Hierarchical Divine Liturgy
Sunday, May 28:  Fathers of the 1st Ecumenical Council  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Monday, May 29:  Memorial Day:  Fr. Sotiri will conduct a Trisagion Service at Ridgewood Cemetery (Des Plaines) at 9 a.m.; and, Memorial Park (Skokie) at 10:30 a.m.  Please meet Father at the entrance gate of each cemetery.

UPCOMING PARISH EVENTS/MEETINGS:

Monday, May 22:  5:45 p.m.:  JOY/Jr.GOYA (meeting off-site) | 7:30 p.m. GOYA Senior Recognition and 9th grade Step-Up at Lovells, Highwood
Tuesday, May 23:  10 a.m.:  Senior Synaxis Removing Flowers from Kouvouklion | 4:45 p.m.:  Greek School End-of-Year Program and Graduation
Thursday, May 25:  6:15 p.m.:  Adult Intermediate/Advanced Greek School | 7:45 p.m.: Adult Beginner Greek School
Saturday, May 27 - Sunday, May 28:  Jr. Olympics at Sts. Constantine and Helen, Palos Hills

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 Ascension of Our Lord Greek Orthodox Church
1207 Riverwoods Rd.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Father Sotirios P. Malamis, Proistamenos
Voice:  (847) 482-1200
Fax:  (847) 482-9566
email:  info@ascensiongoc.com

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