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His Grace Bishop Demetrios celebrated the Feast Day of Epiphany at Ascension of Our Lord on January 6, 2015. Click to view photos.

Ascension of Our Lord

"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: 9:30 AM

WEEK OF FEBRUARY 22nd:
Sunday, February 22nd:  6:00 pm:  Forgiveness Vespers
Monday, February 23rd:  Clean Monday.  Lent Begins
6:00 pm:  Great Compline
Wednesday, February 25th:  5:30 pm:  9th Hour; 6:00 pm:  Pre-Sanctified Liturgy
Friday, February 27th:  7:00 pm:  First Salutations to the Theotokos
Saturday, February 28th: 3rd Salutations of the Souls
8:15 am:  Orthros; 9:30 am:  Divine Liturgy
5:00 pm:  Vespers

For a complete service schedule click here to be redirected to the parish calendar.

Click Here for the Schedule of Divine Services during Lent

Click to view this week's bulletin.

UPCOMING RETREATS and EVENTS
February 28:  YAL Young Adult Lenten Retreat @ Annunciation
March 6-8:  Youth Winter Camp @ St. Iakavos Retreat Center
March 8 - 15:  Celebration of Books @ Holy Apostles
March 14:  Chicago Metropolis Family Synaxis Lenten Retreat @ St. Nektarios

Click to read the parish's current newsletter.

Click here for schedules and more information on all of our Ministries. 

 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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