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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

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)

Week of January 15 - 22, 2017


Tuesday, January 14:  St. Anthony the Great 
8:15 a.m.: Orthros
9:15 a.m.: Divine Liturgy
7 p.m.: Great Vespers @ St. Athanasios, Aurora 
Wednesday, Janaury 15:  St. Athanasios the Great
8:15 a.m.:  Orthros
9:15 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
6:30 p.m.:  Paraklesis
Friday, January 20:  St. Euthymios  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
Sunday, January 22:  8:15 a.m.:  Orthros | 9:15 a.m.:  Sunday Church School | 9:30 a.m.:  Divine Liturgy
6 p.m. Sanctity of Life Service, Sts. Peter and Paul OCA, Burr Ridge 


Monday, January 16:  Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Church Office Closed
Tuesday, January 17:  
4:45 p.m.:  Greek School
Wednesday, January 18:  10:30 a.m.:  HOPE | 7:30 p.m.:  LOGOS, preceded by Paraklesis service
Thursday, January 19:  
11 a.m.:  Senior Synaxis General Meeting @ Church 
6:15 p.m.:  Adult Beginner Greek School | 7:45 p.m.:  Adult Intermediate/Advanced Greek School
Friday, January 20:  
4:30 p.m.:  GOYANs meet at Church then depart for overnight Retreat @ St. Iakovos Retreat Center
7 p.m.:  Having Tough Talks Parent Presentation @ SS Peter and Paul, Glenview
Saturday, January 21:  
1:30 p.m.:  GOYANs return to Ascension from Retreat Center

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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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