Welcome to St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
Sunday Worship Schedule
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Orthros: 8 am (live-stream only)
Divine Liturgy: 9:30 am (live-stream only)
Quick Tip: While washing your hands for 20 seconds; recite the Lord's Prayer!
Messages from Fr. John & Live Stream Church Service Videos
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The latest event in the Metropolis "Coping with Coronavirus" series features a conversation between Metropolitan Nathanael and Dr. Randa Anderson on coping with stress and anxiety during this time of social distancing.
Fr. John Chryssavgis joins Metropolitan Nathanael to discuss St. John Climacus and his great spiritual work, The Ladder of Divine Ascent, which the Orthodox Church commemorates on the Fourth Sunday of Lent.
- Updated Statement Regarding Liturgical Services Across the Metropolis of Chicago
- Video Message to the Faithful from Metropolitan Nathanael
- Article - Sunday of the Holy Cross: We are people under the protection of the Cross by +Fr. Simeon Johnson
- Metropolis of Chicago Special Coronavirus Resource Center
Notes from the Choir Loft...
Celebrating Feast of St. Romanos the Melodist & 90th Anniversary of St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church
Listen to Grammy-nominated CD of "The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom," composed by Kurt Sander, sung by the PaTRAM Institute Singers and conducted by Dr. Peter Jermihov.
Upcoming Services & Events
You Are Invited ~ IOCC Chicago’s First Virtual Event
Even through difficult times, we take comfort in the faith that unites us.
And this year, because of a generous grant from the Renaissance Fund, every gift of $5,000 or less will be matched, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000. If we meet this match, the IOCC Chicago Virtual Event will raise a total of $100,000—please help us reach this goal!
To Register and Donate, please visit iocc.org/Chicago to make a donation—and double your impact! If you can't join the live event on August 16, your donation will still be of great help!
Please see our Sponsorship Letter (Click Here) and Flyer (BELOW) for additional information.
Thank you for helping to make our IOCC Chicago Virtual Event a Success!
With Love in Christ,
Metropolis of Chicago IOCC Committee
9th Saturday after Pentecost
Saints and Feasts Commemorated
Emilian the Confessor & Bishop of Cyzikos; Our Holy Father Myronus the Wonderworker, Bishop of Crete; Holy New Martyrs Triantaphillus of Zagoras and Anastasius of Thessolonica; Gregory of Sinai and Mount Athos; Afterfeast of the Transfiguration of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; Anastatios the Martyr from Bulgaria
Visit the Online Chapel for more daily readings, hymns, a monthly calendar of saints and feasts, and more.
Edgewater 2020 "Picnic at a Distance"
Please click here to see how you can help us with this year's Edgewater Greek Fest
Youth & Young Adults
Every Wednesday at 3 PM, youth are invited to Fanari Prayer Service via Instagram and Facebook Live. We will also be taking names to pray for so if you would like to submit names, please go to our Instagram Story to input the names of people you’d like prayed for. Please join us in praying for the safety of our community and the entire world. Spread the word for this special service. Stay safe.
"Feeding the Hungry"
Philoptochos is participating in the National Philoptochos initiative committed to serve 1,500,000 meals nationwide by the National Clergy Laity in July 2020. Our Philoptochos served over 27,000 meals between July 2016 and June 2018. You can help this cause by filling the container in the Narthex. It costs $2 for a sack lunch. To become a part of this OUTREACH PROGRAM, or donate product, please contact Vicki Karagianis at 773-327-3194 or Vonnie Karafotias at email@example.com. Let's help those in need!
St. Andrew's Food Pantry
Please help us restock our food pantry with non-perishable items. It is helpful if the canned goods have a flip-top lid. Monetary donations will also be accepted