Ascension's Schedule of Divine Services During Great Lent

Ascension Parish Pilgrimage to Assumption Homer Glen, April 6, 2019

March 2019 Ascension Calendar 


ENCYCLICALS FOR THE BEGINNING OF GREAT LENT

+ Catechetical Homily at the Opening of Holy and Great Lent 
of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, 2019 +


+ Archbishop’s Encyclical for Holy and Great Lent 2019 +

+ Holy and Great Lent 2019 Message of His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael of Chicago +



METROPOLIS OF CHICAGO LENTEN EVENTS

Lenten Liturgical Schedule of His Eminence Metropolitan Nathanael of Chicago +

 

Sunday of Orthodoxy Pan Orthodox Vespers, March 17, 2019


Celebration of Books, Holy Apostles, March 25 - 29, 2019


Metropolis of Chicago Philoptochos Lenten Retreat
St. Spyridon Church, March 23, 2019


Metropolis of Chicago Family Synaxis Lenten Retreat
St. Nicholas Church, Oak Lawn, March 30, 2019

click HERE to view flyer


Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Lenten Resources

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America


Preparation for Holy Confession


+ Reflections by Father Sotirios


Article:  On the Lenten Journey
Article:  On the Sacrament of Confession
Article:  The Salutations to the Theotokos


Suggestions for hosting a Lenten Meal

Suggestions for hosting a Lenten Coffee Hour



+ Other Resources

Great Lent:  Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese

Holy Week Resources for Families

Articles and Resources for the Paschal Season

Journey To Pascha, A Daily Guide Through Holy Week 

The Liturgical Cycle of the Great Lenten Period


KOINONIA MEN’S MINISTRY PACHAL 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 Tuesday, April 16th.

 

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