This past year, we brought you many articles about church communities celebrating milestone anniversaries and more. Let’s take a look back, with the Year in Review in Orthodox Faith.
The thriving community of St. Sophia Church of Elgin, IL will soon realize their dream of building a new Byzantine-style church. Learn more.
This Chicago parish may be small, but its dedicated community has kept it going through fires, and more, for the past 90 years. Learn more about St. Basil Church.
This year, St. Spyridon Church in Palos Heights, IL celebrates its 100th anniversary. Learn about the parish’s humble beginnings and its growing community.
Another Chicago area parish, St. Demetrios in Elmhurst, IL celebrates a milestone anniversary this year. Learn about this dynamic Chicago area community.
This month, join the Pan Orthodox celebration of 125 years of Orthodox Christianity in Chicago. Learn about Orthodoxy’s beginnings in Chicago.
St. Nicholas Church is a thriving parish, serving Chicago’s South Side Greeks since 1927. Learn about the parish’s history, its rare designation, and the upcoming 90th anniversary celebration.
Do you have a Komboskini? Have you ever worn one? Read on to discover the history and purpose of these prayer ropes worn by Greek Orthodox faithful.
With a heavy heart and profound sadness, we report the passing our beloved Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago. He was 89 years old. May his memory be eternal.
On May 19, Chicagoans had the opportunity to venerate a myrrh-streaming Greek Orthodox icon from Pennsylvania that’s been associated with many miracles.
Christos Anesti! Christ is Risen! Here is the Paschal Encyclical from His Eminence Metropolitan Iakovos of Chicago. Have a blessed Pascha!
St. Nicholas Shrine at the World Trade Center will be a church, a museum, and a place to remember the victims of 9/11. Join us on our VIP tour.