The St. Iakovos Retreat Center is looking for a full time Program Director to create, staff, fill, and execute programs that will run out of the Center. This position requires knowledge and practical application of Orthodox Theology, as well as experience in writing and directing various types of orthodox programs for all ages.
His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago, was honored at a banquet held to recognize the 10th Anniversary of his consecration as a Hierarch of the Church.
The Hellenic Foundation of Chicago held their Annual Meeting on Tuesday, December 13. The yearly meeting, attended by many of the Chicago Greek Media Outlets, was significant as the foundation choose this meeting to award Grant Funding to Greek Orthodox Organizations throughout the Chicago area.
The Metropolis of Chicago, under the spiritual guidance of her beloved Hierarch, His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos, consists of thirty-four parishes in Illinois, with another twenty-four parishes in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, northern Indiana, and eastern and central Missouri.
The newly established St. Iakovos Retreat Center is a 138-acre facility located in beautiful Kansasville, WI on the 11-acre Friendship Lake with over 50 acres of pinewood forest. The St. Iakovos Retreat Center offers guests a unique quiet setting for all types of retreats and events.
The Religious Education Department of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago seeks to provide resources and training for our parish educators and volunteers to provide a firm foundation of faith and tradition for our Orthodox children and adults..