Nativity of the Virgin Mary
Midwest Diocese of the OCA
Madison, IL 62060-1456
Services Canceled until Further notice as of 3.21.2020

The State of Illinois has issued a "Shelter-in-place" edict for the State of Illinois beginning 5:00 P.M. on Saturday, March 21, 2020. As of that point, all regularly scheduled services at Nativity of the Virgin Mary will be suspended until further notice. Please continue to pray for the Lord's mercy for all!

 

SIncerely,

Fr. Nicholas Finley

Parish Priest

 

Upcoming Services

Upcoming schedule for Sundays of Pascha

For schedule, please see Parish Calendar on our webpage, or the Sign-up List.

 

To view our livestream - go to Fr. Nicholas's YouTube Channel here.

Please feel free view livestream from another Church. Possilby:

St. Nicholas OCA, Mogadore, OH at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWoy3weg1EPucB_ev51H0-g

St. Mary's Orthodox Cathedral OCA, Minneapolis, MN at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZETfaMpsHKv8PAceNhfNoA

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church OCA, Overland Park, KS at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP73LZFg0NUS_1FIG-CGACQ

 

Other livestreams from other parishes may be available.

 

 

Welcome to Our Parish!

    

As Baptism marks the beginning of our life in Christ, we all were introduced to a Mission. Our goal is to call others and to become full participants in the Love of God, sharing in God's Kingdom both here and now, and that which is to come.

 

About Our Parish

We are a parish of the canonical Eastern Orthodox Churches within the jurisdiction of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA). Our parish demographics include persons from a range of generations and ages: infants and young children, young married couples, middle aged couples and individuals, and those of retirement age. The ethnic makeup of the parish consists of a varied background made up primarily of either Eastern European descent or Western/Northern European descent. Services are in English.

Regular Service Times
Sunday
9:30am - 3rd & 6th Hours
10:00am - Divine Liturgy
  
Saturday
5:00pm - Great Vespers
  
Eve of Feast
5:00pm - Vigil for Nativity of Christ

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7:00pm - Vespers

Sunday Evening through Friday Evening

  
Feast
10:00am - Divine Liturgy

For Feast that fall on days other than Saturday or Sunday when there is not a Vesperal Liturgy