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  • Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen.

    My Beloved Clergy and Faithful, Christ is Risen! He is truly Risen! Pascha is our celebration of Faith and Hope, our belief and trust in God’s promise that “we have been born anew to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and to an inheritance which is imperishable, undefiled and… Read more

  • Text Messaging Communication System

    Be in the loop and be a part of our growing church! We’ve had an overwhelming response of Parishioners registering for our text messaging communication system! Did you receive our text message today? If not, sign up today! Create a new text message.  Type in 773-877-3017 as recipient In the message section, type: @stjohnchgo. Hit send… Read more

  • St John the Baptist NAMY Registration 2016-2017 Now Open

    St John the Baptist NAMY (National Association of Melkite Youth) is accepting registration for 2016-2017 school year. NAMY is open to all youth from 8th grade to seniors in high school. The youth must be at least 13 years of age at time of registration.

    Registration fee of $25 per child and $20 per additional sibling. All checks payable to St John the Baptist Church and given to a NAMY adviser during our first NAMY meeting, Sunday, September 11 after Liturgy.

    Fill Out Online Registration
  • Upcoming Events

    Spanish Service
    Apr 23 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    English/Arabic Service
    Apr 23 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Sunday School
    Apr 23 @ 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Soccer Practice (adults and kids) @ Des Plaines, IL
    Apr 24 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Potluck Social Gathering @ at Fr. Ezzat's
    Apr 28 @ 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Spanish Service
    Apr 30 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
    English/Arabic Service
    Apr 30 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Weekly Bulletin

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  • Upcoming Worship

    Divine Liturgy, Sundays

    Spanish: 9:00 AM

    English and Arabic:11:00 AM

    The Great Lent Schedule

    Wednesdays: 7:30 PM: Great Compline صلاة يارب القوات

    Fridays: 7:30 PM: Akathists صلاة المدايح

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    Contact Us

    200 E North Ave. Northlake, IL 60164

    Office Telephone: (708) 492-0391

    Office Hours:  Wednesday and Thursday- 09:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

    Rev. Ezzat Bathouche
    Tel:(708) 938-5804

    Fax:(708) 492-0391

    ProtoDn. Antoine Shehata: (847) 227-8884
    Deacon Fadi Rafidi: (708) 473 -5455
    Deacon Sergio Ayala: (630) 936 -1839