Serving in the altar is a great and Holy privilege. Acolytes are an integral part of the venerable Liturgical traditions of the Church. With the Priest’s blessing, with dignity and with reverence, boys grade 4 and up may begin serving on the Holy Altar at Ascension of Our Lord. Please click HERE to download and print a ministry registration form, and contact Fr. Sotiri if you are interested at 847.482.1200; or, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The life of the Orthodox Church perpetuates and fulfills the ministry of Jesus Christ. The close association between Christ and His Church is reflected in the images from the Scriptures which declare that Christ is the Head and the Church is His Body, and that Christ is the Bridegroom and the Church is His bride. Learn more»