On 27/28 May His Eminence, Archbishop Job celebrated Great Vespers and Lytia and the Divine Liturgy for the Feast of Our Lord's Ascension at Holy Ascension church in Albion, Michigan.
On Saturday, 16 May, Archbishop Job visited Protection of the Holy Virgin Mary church in Merrilville, Indiana. At the Divine Liturgy Archbishop Job ordained Deacon Christopher Sarafin to the Holy Priesthood.
On May 6/7 His Beatitude, the Most Blessed Jonah, Metropolitan of All America and Canada, together with His Eminence, Archbishop Job commemorated the 100th Anniversary of the repose of Saint Alexis (Toth) of Minneapolis and Wilkes Barre. The visit marked the first for Metropolitan Jonah to the Diocese of the Midwest.
On Sunday, May 3, 2009, His Eminence, Archbishop Job of Chicago presided at the Divine Liturgy marking the 20th anniversary of St. Joseph Church, Wheaton, IL.