The Metropolis of Chicago consists of thirty-four parishes in Illinois, with another twenty-four parishes in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, northern Indiana, and eastern and central Missouri. The general offices of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago are located in Chicago, Illinois.
Construction at the St. Iakovos Retreat Center has begun! Watch the Retreat Center take shape and stay informed by following this blog.
The St. Iakovos Retreat Center represents an opportunity to give in a way that nourishes our children and families, strengthens our Faith, supports and extends the Community, and serves the Lord. This is a gift to be embraced by generations and generations. Click here to read about the Phase II appeal.
Metropolitan Iakovos Feast-day Celebrations
This year, as Metropolitan IAKOVOS of Chicago marks his 35th anniversary as the Presiding Hierarch of the Holy Metropolis of Chicago and his 45th anniversary as a hierarch of the Church, the clergy and the faithful will be observing the feast-day of St. Iakovos, their spiritual shepherd’s Apostolic Patron, with the celebration of the Great Vesper Service and a Hierarchical con-celebrated Divine Liturgy. Click here to read more.
George Dalaras to Perform in Chicago
The Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago is proud to announce a benefit concert, featuring Greece’s biggest selling entertainer, George Dalaras, with all proceeds benefiting the St. Iakovos Camp and Retreat Center. Click here to read more.
St. Iakovos Feast Day Dinner
What: St. Iakovos Feast Day Dinner in honor of His Eminence Met. Iakovos.
When: Thursday, October 23, 6pm Reception, 7pm Dinner.
Where: Cotillion Banquets, 360 S. Creekside Dr., Palatine, IL 60074.
St. Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church invites everyone to its annual Efhelion Service (Sacrament of Holy Unction) to be celebrated Saturday, October 25 at 10am. All Orthodox Christians are welcome. Click here.