Church School is in session for the 2019-2020 year!
Join us September 22 as we visit our local Serbian monastery to venerate Saint Mardarije.
Holy Trinity Cathedral welcomed St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church Summer Camp. The children enjoyed learning about the saints who labored in Chicago and touring Chicago's oldest Orthodox community.
His Grace Bishop Paul presented an icon of “Christ the Good Shepherd” to the church school children of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Chicago, IL on Sunday, July 21.
On Saturday, August 10th, HTC will have the honor of praying before the miraculous icon of St. Anna. Divine Liturgy will begin at 9:30am with a prayer service for health immediately following Divine Liturgy.
On Sunday, July 21, cars in the church parking lot were blessed following Divine Liturgy.
Additional deliveries of hats were made to the Marjorie Weinberg Cancer Center at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and Cardinal Bernadine Cancer Center Image Renewal Center at Loyola Hospital in July.
Photos from the Divine Liturgy and Kneeling Prayers of Pentecost, Sunday, June 16.
Thank you to everyone who assisted with our annual church school egg hunt!
Indeed He is Risen!
Thank you to all who came to prepare the Cathedral for the feast of Pascha!
Look for a church school student selling these!
The parish welcomed the St. Tikhon's Seminary Mission Choir on Sunday, April 14.
On April 11 we commemorate the blessed repose of Archbishop John.
Area college students visited Holy Trinity on April 6 for the OCF retreat.
Our church school lenten retreat was held on Saturday, April 6. Read more about what our students did.
Our thanks to Dr. David Ford for presenting his lecture on the writings of St. John Chrysostom on Sunday, March 31, 2019! We were fortunate to be able to welcome many visitors.
Our Church School children marked the occasion with a procession of icons.
On Sunday, March 10, the parish of Holy Trinity greeted the Great Fast by welcoming two new catechumens and gathering together for prayer and fellowship.
Join us Wednesdays during Great Lent for a study on Repentance.
Help score a victory against hunger! Please bring a non-perishable food item and small monetary contribution to Liturgy on Sunday, Feb. 3. A bin will be inside the parish hall for our annual collection.
9 crocheted hats, and 1 shawl were delivered to the Marjorie Weinberg Cancer center at Gottlieb Hospital in Melrose Park on January 23.
Please welcome our newest Catechumens!
PHOTO GALLERY from Sunday, January 6.
Royal Hours: December 23
Holy Supper & Vigil: December 24
Divine Liturgy: December 25
Our church school children performed their annual Yolka following coffee hour on Sunday, December 23.
December 18th marked the ninth anniversary of the falling asleep of His Eminence, Archbishop Job (Osacky). A solemn commemoration was led by His Grace, Bishop Paul of Chicago and Midwest, at the diocesan cathedral.
Thanks to everyone who baked for, worked and shopped at this year's Cookie Walk!
32 parishioners and friends of Holy Trinity Cathedral gathered for Feed My Starving Children's annual Food Packing Session at Schaumburg Convention Center on Saturday, December 10.
Our Church School students have been making nativity greeting cards to raise funds for their Advent Project.
We will need homemade cookies for the Cookie Walk, December 15 & 16! Please bring cookies, labeled with cookie name and indicating any nuts, to the Cathedral Hall on Friday, December 14 between 9:30am and 2pm.
Homemade holiday cookies and pet treats for sale Saturday, Dec. 15 & Sunday, Dec. 16.
The Nativity Fast begins on November 15. We will be having a discussion on Fridays following Vespers on the goal and purpose of the Christian life. All are welcome!
Photos from Vigil on October 30, 2018.
Fr. Moses Berry spoke at the parish on Saturday, October 27, 2018.
The memory of Hieromartyr John Kochurov is celebrated on October 31.
Holy Trinity Cathedral participated for the fourth year as a site host during Open House Chicago 2018.
We were very blessed to have Bishop Neophytos, Bishop of Nyeri & Mount Kenya, visit Holy Trinity Cathedral October 13-14.
Holy Trinity welcomes Bishop Neophytos, Bishop of Nyeri & Mount Kenya on Saturday, October 13 5pm Vigil and Sunday, October 14 9:30am, Divine Liturgy.
Holy Trinity Cathedral will participate once again as a site host during the Chicago Architecture's Open House Chicago on October 13 & 14.
All children are invited to participate in Beginners Sewing Class.
The class will cover basic sewing skills including: selection of materials, cutting, use of patterns, pinning, hand stitching and working up to sewing with machine.
Class will start after Sunday School Class.
We began our 2018-2019 Church School year on September 9 with a blessing, brief class and activities for the children.
The church school children and families filled 24 backpacks with school supplies on August 12 as part of their Dormition Service Project.
Dormition Fast is starting on Wednesday, August 1. Learn more about activities planned for this year.
Our parish had the honor of welcoming His Grace, Archbishop LEO, and Father Rauno Pietarinen of the Orthodox Finnish Church July 28-29.
The parish prayed for the safety of our Project Mexico missionaries following the Divine Liturgy on July 22.
Thank you to everyone who donated towards the purchase of our new liturgical items. We will put these items to good use at the Cathedral moving forward!
At the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, July 22, Fr. Alexander and clergy processed to the parking lot for the annual blessing of cars in honor of the feast of the Prophet Elijah on the 20th of July.
24 crocheted hats, 2 lapghans, and 1 shawl, made by members of Holy Trinity Cathedral's St. Tabitha's Circle, were delivered to the Marjorie Weinberg Cancer center at Gottlieb Hospital in Melrose Park, IL.
Our Sunday School children are collecting donations through August 12 to fill 24 backpacks for needy students in Chicago.
During times of fasting the Church calls us to elevate our spiritual involvement, especially our attention to Holy Scripture. During the Apostles Fast, HTC will present both an opportunity for worship and study on Wednesday evenings throughout the fast. Following the Akathist, Protodeacon Thomas will lead a study focusing on baptism and communion in the Holy Scriptures. All are welcome.
The Saints Martha & Mary Sisterhood will host a Berry Social on Sunday, June 3 following Divine Liturgy. They will be selling an assortment of items incorporating berries to enjoy during coffee hour. Please plan on staying for coffee hour this day!
Photos of Divine Liturgy, Kneeling Prayers and post-liturgy picnic.
Our patronal feast will be celebrated this weekend! View the schedule of services and activities here.
The faithful of Holy Trinity Cathedral remember Metropolitan Lenonty on the 53rd anniversary of his repose.
Holy Trinity Cathedral welcomed clergy and faithful from Chicago deanery parishes for the Bridegroom Matins service. The Miraculous Kursk Root Icon was made available exclusively during the evening service for veneration.
Congratulations to the Koranda family on the birth and baptism of their first born, Magdalena Alexandra!
Photos from Divine Liturgy and Deanery Bridegroom Matins on Sunday, April 1, 2018.
Steve Galayda will be offering a Pisanki decorating tutorial for those interested. RSVP requested!
Thank you to the faculty and seminarians for their beautiful singing during services!
Members in good standing were installed in their new positions on the Parish Council by Bishop Paul on March 11, 2018.
St. Tabitha's Circle continues to help cancer patients.