"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 steward, or are considering joining our Parish community, these web pages will acquaint you with our Parish life and 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.
With the blessings of our Spiritual Shepherd His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael of Chicago, Ascension is now in Level 3. This means we are able to have 80 congregants worshipping at our services. Follow THIS LINK to register and review the measures and directives we have put in place for the health and safety of our parishioners. You may also stream our services live on our website HERE. Please do not hesitate to call our office with any questions at 847.482.1200, or contact us by email.
Sundays: Orthros: 8:15 a.m. | Divine Liturgy: 9:30 a.m. (Services suspended until further notice.)
Weekdays (As Scheduled on Scrolling Calendar):
Orthros: 8 a.m. | Divine Liturgy: 9 a.m. (unless otherwise noted)
August 9 - 16, 2020
SERVICES: (Click on each service below to follow along with the text.
- Sunday, August 9: 9th Sunday of Matthew 8:15 a.m. Orthros | 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy
- Monday, August 10: 7 p.m. Small Paraklesis Register HERE**
- Tuesday, August 11: 7 p.m. Great Paraklesis Register HERE
- Wednesday, August 12: 6:30 p.m. Holy Unction (Call the office regarding registration)
- Thursday, August 13; 7 p.m. Great Paraklesis Register HERE
- Saturday, August 15: Falling Asleep of the Theotokos 8:15 Orthros | 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy | 5 p.m. Vespers (Call the office regarding registration)
- Sunday, August 16: 10th Sunday of Matthew 8:15 a.m. Orthros | 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy Register HERE | 2 p.m. Baptism
UPCOMING PARISH EVENTS/MEETINGS
- Wednesday, August 12: noon: COVID Parish Safety Team Meeting
- Quick Clicks -
- Ascension's COVID-19 Resource Page
- Click HERE to become a Steward of Ascension!
- Click here to be redirected to the parish calendar for a full service schedule.
- Click to view this week's bulletin.
- Click to see the current issue of our AΝΑΛΗΨΗΣ newsletter
- Click HERE to read about Ascension's 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
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