We are starting a BOOK CLUB at St. George!
First meeting: March 13th at St George, immediately following Presanctified Liturgy.
First book: The Sign of the Cross, by Andreas Andreopoulos
The book is available in print, download, and audio form from Amazon or other book sellers. There will also be print copies available for purchase at St. George for $17.00.
Our Annual Apokriatiko Glendi is February 22nd - Save the Date!
We have made some changes this year and made it child friendly! Call today to make a reservation for your entire family!
Tsiknopempti at St. George -
A wonderful opportunity for Young Adults to get involved is the Telos Project
Please help us make our February drive a success! Open Books has worked directly with tens of thousands of students and reached hundreds of thousands more through their book grant programs, community events, and literacy partnerships.
Our Ladies Educational Society are planning their delicious Shrimp Luncheon! Save the date!
Religious Education Seminar - Divine Liturgy: A Refresher Course
Welcome to Our Parish, Fr. Peter Sarolas
Fr. Peter was born in Chicago to Vasiliki and John Sarolas and grew up at St. Basil’s Greek Orthodox Church parish.
With the Blessings of His Eminence Metropolitan IAKOVOS of blessed memory, he entered Hellenic College in Brookline, MA in the fall of 1987 where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1991. He then entered Holy Cross Seminary where he received a Masters of Divinity in 1994.
Fr. Peter married Maria Karantonis, also of Chicago, in November 2005. They have three sons, Yanni born in 2007, Vasili born in 2009, and Stefanos born in 2015.
Fr. Peter was ordained to the Diaconate by His Eminence Metropolitan IAKOVOS of blessed memory on January 1, 2007, the Feast Day of St. Basil and was ordained to the Holy Priesthood in May of 2007. He served as the associate pastor of St. Demetrios church in Chicago from May of 2007 to February of 2014 and the community of Ss. Constantine and Helen, in Rockford, Illinois from February 2014 until December 31 of 2018.
On January 1, 2019 Fr. Peter was assigned by the Metropolis of Chicago to our parish.
We welcome Fr. Peter, Presvytera Maria, Yanni, Vasili, and Stefanos to St. George Greek Orthodox Church.
Save the Date for our Our Annual Spaghetti Luncheon and Godparents' Sunday - March 3, 2019!
Congratulations to our newly elected Parish Council for 2019!
President: Paul Rentzelos
Vice President: Owen Field
Recording Secretary: Theodora Diolitsis
Corresponding Secretary: Penelope Antonopoulos
Treasurer: Nick Pipikios
Asst. Treasurer: Kimon Menegas
Asst. Treasurer: George Maglares
Parish Council Members: Jim Antonopoulos, Angelo C. Dalegeorge, Dean Diamantakos, Nick Floros, Louis Hiotis, Demetrios Karanikolas, Achilles Kornaros, George Lappas, James Metropulos, Constantine Nicolozakes, Eugenia Splinter, Evangelia Tsipas, Elias Voulgaris, Tasos Ziabaras