St. Luke Serbian Orthodox Church
Orthodox Church in America
6801 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101

Welcome to St. Luke !

We welcome you to St. Luke. Whether you are already Orthodox or are still looking for the right church for you and your family, we invite you to “come and see”. As an Orthodox church, our faith is that proclaimed by Christ and handed down through the Apostles and the fathers. As a parish, we are a welcoming community of various ethnic backgrounds and ages who come together as one in the love of Christ. We invite you to come worship with us and then join us in our ‘coffee hour’ to share fellowship together.

For a short introduction to St. Luke Orthodox Church click here.

For more information on our priest, Fr. John Vitko, click here.

Easy to get to and plenty of parking

  • Easy access from I-495, exit 43 or from George Washington Parkway, exit VA123
  • For directions (click here)
  • Need a ride to Sunday Liturgy at St. Luke? Please feel free to call Stefan Glomazic (617-784-0939) in advance and he will do his best to try to arrange a ride.

Handicap Access 

  • No stairs, all on one floor
  • Fully handicap accessible restrooms

Schedule of Services

  • 10:30 am, Sunday:  Divine Liturgy followed by coffee hour
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday: Vespers followed by Orthodoxy 201 Class
  • 5:00 pm, first Saturday of each month: Great Vespers
  • Confessions: half hour before Vespers or by appointment

Monthly Calendar

  • For our calendar of events and activities (click here). 

Parish Bulletin & Other Announcements

  • Christ is risen!  Indeed He is risen!
  • Hristos voskrese!  Voistinu voskrese!
  • Christos anesti!  Alithos anesti!
  • El Messieh kahm!  Hakken kahm!
  • Christos teneseh!  Awon teneseh!

Upcoming Events (in addition to our regular Sunday Divine Liturgies)


7:00pm, Mon., Apr. 22:  Bridegroom Matins

7:00pm, Tues. Apr. 23:  Bridegroom Matins

7:00pm, Wed., Apr. 24:  Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts with His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon

7:00pm, Thurs., Apr. 25:  Matins with the 12 Passion Gospels

7:00pm. Fri., Apr. 26:  Vespers, Burial of Christ

9:00pm, Sat. Apr. 27:  PASCHA Nocturne and Matins:  3-fold procession around church, proclamation of Christ Resurrection!  CHRIST IS RISEN!  HRISTOS VOSKRESE!

10:30am, Sun., Apr. 28:  PASCHAL DIVINE LITURGY




12:30pm, Sun., Apr. 28: Paschal Feast and Easter Egg Hunt for the children

10:00am, Mon, Apr. 29:  2nd day of PASCHA Divine Liturgy at Holy Trinity, 20937 Ashburn Rd Suite 110, Ashburn, VA 20147

Our challenge, as Orthodox Christians, is to keep the joy of Pascha with us through Ascension, with even greater fervor than we had in keeping the Fast. CHRIST HAS TRAMPLED DOWN DEATH!

Wed., May 1:  No Vespers or Class today!

9:00am, Sat., May 11:  Men's prayer breakfast

12:30pm Sun., May 12:  special Mothers' Day Brunch following the Divine Liturgy

1:00pm, Sun., May 19:  Parish Board of Trustees meeting





Study Materials for Our Discussions After Presanctified Services

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For further information on St. Luke’s

Contact Father John Vitko (, 925-667-6451)


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