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Great Lent & Holy Pascha 2022
Great Lent & Holy Pascha 2022

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Upcoming Services & Events

Wednesday, May 18
Feast of Mid-Pentecost
8 amOrthros
9 amDivine Liturgy
6 pmPhiloptochos Board Meeting
Conference Room
Thursday, May 19
11 amSenior Synaxis Gathering (TBD)
6 pmIOCC Dinner
Cafe La Cave, 2777 Mannheim Rd, Des Plaines, IL 60018, USA
6:15 pmAdult/Young Adult Greek School: Beginners/Advanced Beginners
7:45 pmAdult/Young Adult Greek School: Intermediate/Advanced
Friday, May 20
4:30 pmGreek School: Ellinomatheia Exam Study Session
Conference room

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