• Ascension of Our Lord mourns the loss of His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos.
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  • Click to see photos of our 2017 Elementary, High School, College, and Post-College Graduates! We wish you success and many blessings in your future endeavors.
  • Congrats to our 2017 Greek School Graduates! Click to see photos of Greek School's End-of-Year Celebrations.
  • Click here to see photos of Ascension's athletes competing in the Jr. Olympics!

"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 June 25 - July 2, 2017

Sunday, June 25:  3rd Sunday of Matthew  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Wednesday, June 28: 7 p.m.:  Great Vespers @ SS Peter and Paul Church, Glenview
Thursday, June 29:  SS Peter and Paul:  Services at SS Peter and Paul Church, Glenview | 7 p.m.:  Great Vespers @ Holy Apostles Church, Westchester
Friday, June 30:  Holy Apostles:  Servies at Holy Apostles Church, Westchester
Sunday, July 2:  4th Sunday of Matthew  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy


Monday, June 26:  7 p.m.:  Parish Council Meeting

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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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