Lenten Retreat

Transforming our Baptismal Garments into the Armor of God

A one-day retreat for the whole family!

Adults will hear two workshops with Fr. Ephraim Peters, a priest from New England, who has severed in various jurisdictions and who has extensive involvement in assisting families and individuals in crisis.

The retreat will be held at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago.

Children will have age-appropriate fun activities and workshops, including "coffee-talk"for teens and childcare for toddlers not yet in preschool (9 months and older)

Breakfast, lunch, and worship time included in the day's schedule


Registration will open at 7 am on Friday February 9

Use the button above or click here to register for the Labor Day Weekend Retreat!

(pay with paypal or select "pay with credit/debit card)

$80/family until Monday Feb 26

$100/family until Monday March 5


The day begins at 8:30 with matins, followed by breakfast. Workshops, activities, lunch, and 9th hour prayers will fill the day, which will end at 3 pm.

See the full schedule here


If you have any questions, concerns, comments, or need help, please feel free to contact us at chicago.family.synaxis@gmail.com!

We look forward to seeing you soon!