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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 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

PLEASE NOTE:  On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, we celebrated the Thyranoixia "Opening of the Doors" and Blessing of our new home at 1207 Riverwoods Rd., Lincolnshire.  Ascension services are now taking place back at 1207 Riverwoods Road, Lincolnshire, IL after a 20-month construction period.  Communication about the life of the Ascension parish is sent out regularly via email blasts.  If you aren’t receiving these notifications and would like to, please click  the “Join our Email List” icon on the righthand side of this webpage.

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)

October 13 - 20, 2019  


Sunday, October 13:  7th Ecumenical Council 8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m. Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Friday, October 18: 5:45 p.m.:  Paraklesis
Saturday, October 19:
  4 p.m.:  Vespers
Sunday, October 20:  6th Ecumenical Council 8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m. Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy


Sunday, October 13:  5:30 p.m.:  Fanari Camp Reunion Dance, St. Demetrios, Elmhurst
Tuesday, October 15:  9:30 a.m.:  St. Anna's Orthodox Mothers' Ministry | 4:45 p.m.: Greeek School 
Wednesday, October 16:  6 a.m.:  Encounter the Word Mens' Bible Study | 10 a.m. HOPE
Thursday, October 17:  16:15 p.m.:  Greek School Beginners/Advanced Beginners | 7:45 p.m.:  Greek School Intermediate/Advanced 
Friday, October 18:  6:30 p.m.  Parenting University:  The Impact of Social Media.  Documentary and Panel Discussion offered at Ascension following 5:45 p.m. Paraklesis
Saturday, October 19:  9 a.m.  Koinonia Men's Minsitry Retreat

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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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