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"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.

Services Schedule

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 congregants worshipping in our church and 50 in our fellowship hall.  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)

September 13 - 20, 2020  

SERVICES:  (Click on each service below to follow along with the text.   

  • Sunday, September 13:  Sunday Before Holy Cross 8:15 a.m. Orthros | 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy Register  | 3 p.m. Baptism 
  • Monday, September 14:  Exaltation of the Holy Cross (Strict Fast Day)  8 a.m. Orthros | 9 a.m. Divine Liturgy  |  Register HERE 
  • Thursday, September 17  SS Sophia, Hope, Faith & Love  8 a.m. Orthros | 9 a.m. Divine Liturgy  Register HERE
  • Saturday, September 19:  5 p.m. Vespers  Register HERE
  • Sunday, September 20:  Sunday after Holy Cross 8:15 a.m. Orthros | 9:30 a.m. Divine Liturgy | Sunday Church School following Liturgy Register HERE | 1 p.m. Baptism 


  • Monday September 14:  6 p.m.  Jr. GOYA at church | 6:30 p.m. Greek Schoool, 4th/5th Grade, via ZOOM | 7:30 p.m. GOYA at church
  • Tuesday, September 15:  4 p.m.  Greek School (see announcement below regarding times)
  • Wednesday, September 16:  noon:  COVID Parish Safety Team Meeting | 7 p.m. Ministry Leaders Zoom Call
  • Thursday, September 17:   Ascending in Orthodoxy Women's Bible Study | 5:30 p.m. Adult Greek School Beginners/Advanced Beginners (Zoom) | 7 p.m. Adult Greek School Intermediate/Advanced (Zoom)
  • Saturday, September 19:  noon:  Metropolis Virtual Fall Fundraiser "Scatter Kindness"

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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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