Click HERE to go to Ascension's COVID-19 Resource Page which lists the most current service schedule.
Ascension's Schedule of Divine Services During Great Lent
The Livestream Service schedule will be updated weekly on our Google Calendar and our COVID-19 webpage
Please call the Church office.
METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO LENTEN EVENTS
Metropolis Lenten Events have been cancelled or postponed
KOINONIA MEN’S MINISTRY 2020 PASCHAL GREETING CARD
Once again this year, Koinonia Men’s Ministry will be offering the Parish the opportunity to extend Paschal greetings to fellow parishioners through its annual Pascha card fundraiser. Click HERE for more information and to download and print the form. Participation deadline is Wednesday, April 8th. The Men's Ministry will be donating all proceeds from this card to Ascension's Operating Fund to help our parish during the financial difficulties brought on by the COVID-19 health crisis.
PHILOPTOCHOS PASCHA BAKE SALE ON THE SATURDAY OF LAZARUS & PALM SUNDAY
Click HERE for information and a pre-order form!
PHILOPTOCHOS LENTEN PROJECT: FILLING THE VETERANS CLOSET (POSTPONED)
PHILOPTOCHOS FEED THE HUNGRY
Information Coming Soon!
+ Reflections by Father Sotirios
Article: On the Lenten Journey
Article: On the Sacrament of Confession
Article: The Salutations to the Theotokos
And When You Fast, by Father Stavros N. Akrotirianakis
ENCYCLICALS FOR THE BEGINNING OF GREAT LENT
+ Other Resources
Journey To Pascha, A Daily Guide Through Holy Week for Parents
The Liturgical Cycle of the Great Lenten Period
Great Lent: Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese
5th Saturday of Lent: The Akathist Hymn; George the Righteous of Maleon; Righteous Plato the Studite; Nicetas the Hieromartyr, Struggler of Serrai (1808); Righteous Zosimas; Theonas, Archbishop of Thessaloniki, Founder and Renovator of the Sacred Monastery of Saint Anastasia of Pharmakolytria, Halkidiki; Theodoulos and Agathopous of Thessaloniki
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