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 Sunday of the Prodigal Son - February 21, 2016

Morning Service at 10:00  -  Divine Liturgy at 10:30 


 Isaiah 54:11-55:13 , 2-Corinthians 6:1-7:1, Luke 15:1-32  

Deacon Service

Readers: Michelle Babikian and Arnold Koresian

Greeters: Robert Kaprelian


We warmly welcome all who have come to worship the Lord today, we are in hopes that you will be with us each and every Sunday.

Following church services you are invited to Fellowship Hour hosted by the Women's Guild.

Prayers for the Sick 

During the singing of Der Voghormia - Page 45 of the Divine Liturgy Book, we pray for peace and for the sick. Let us remember and ask God's Blessings for our parishioners, who are ill at home, hospital or nurising home.


Arusyak Bagamian

Edith Beta

Pilip Beta

Georgia Calistro

David Chan

Jack Coloian

Armen DerMesropian

Agnes Eghoian

Baby Jack Fleege

Mary Hagopian

Fransuhi Karachorlu

Violet Koresian

Alla Krivens

Greg Kurkjian

Lueddy Kurkjian

Michael Levitzje

Benjamin Manoyan

Baby Tiffany Marie

Sandy Mohr

Julia Morgan

Richard Norsigian

Mark Nahabedian

Joshua Najarian

Jamie Perez

Judy Perez

Alyce Schaffer

Lisa Schaffer

Demetra Svolos


Agnes Vartabedia

Ted Woosley

Kindly notify the Church Office with any updates on the above mentioned names. 

Light of St. Gregory

Thank you to The Johns Family for donating the cost of keeping the  "Light of St. gregory" illuminated for the month of February in memory of Marguerite and Wahan Johns.

Parishioners are encouraged to recite the Nicene Creek together on pages 18 - 19 of the Divine Liturgy Book, as well as the Confession on page 48 in preparation for receiving Holy Communion. 

Please refrain from entering the sanctuary during the Lections, Niceen Creed, Chalice Procession, singing of the Hayr Mer (Lord's Prayer), Der Voghormya (Lord have mercy), reading of Confession, Holy Cummunion and Sermon. Once you have entered the sancutary, kindly remain until the conclusion of the service. When approching the priest to recieve Holy Communion, make the sing of the cross and say, "megha Asdoodzo"  or "I have sinned against God." Ladies must have a head covering when approaching the Holy Altar. 

Visiting Clergy

In the absence of a full time pastor, the Parish Council is coordinating through the Diocese weekend visiitng clergy. If you would like to host the visiting clergy for a meal or request a pastoral visit, please contact the Church Office. 

Assistance is also needed for pick up and drop off at O'Hare for out of town clergy 


February 26, Lenten Dinner 6:00pm and Lenten Service at 7:15pm

February 28, Parish Assembly 

Violet Koresian is at Central Baptist  Village, Room 2211, 4747 N. Canfield Ave. Norridge, IL 60706. Tel: 708-583-8211 

Requiem Service and Prayer List requests should be made to the Church Office by Thursday for inclusion in the bulletin of the subsequent Sunday. Requeiems may take place on any Sunday except on the five Tabernacle Feast Days. 
Sacraments of Baptism and Matrimony must be scheduled at least 3 months before proposed date with the Chruch Office. 

February 14, 2016  - Church Attendance -37 

St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church
6700 W. Diversy Ave. 
Chicago Il 60707
Chruch Office: 773-637-1711

Parish Council Chairman - Arden Karian tel: 224-688-6358
Office Secretary - This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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