Adult Religious Education
Baptismal Seminar & Orientation
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month 7:00pm – 8:30pm -- Call the Church Office to register, 847-358-5170.
The Baptismal Seminar is a requirement for both Parents and Godparents intending on baptizing a child in the Orthodox faith at St. Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church. Presentations, given by Fr. Peter Balkas, explain the responsibilities and the honor associated with this sacred positon, as well as explaining the Sacramental Mystery of the Baptismal Service.
Meetings: Mondays 10:00am – 11:30am & Wednesdays 7:00pm – 8:30pm (September through June)
Bible Study offers parishioners two time slots for parishioners to learn about Holy Scripture. In the Monday morning sessions, led by Fr. Peter Balkas, parishioners receive both catechism and Scripture as they read from edifying text in addition to studying a specific book of the Bible. The Wednesday evening sessions, led by Fr. Peter Balkas, focuses only on Scripture.
Meetings: Thursdays from 7:00pm – 8:30pm beginning in fall.
Presentations are given by Fr. Peter Balkas for those interested in joining or learning more about the Orthodox faith. Please contact the Church Office to register, 847-358-5170.