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
  • 5:00 pm, first Saturday of each month: Great Vespers
  • Confessions: by appointment

Monthly Calendar

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

Parish Bulletin & Other Announcements



Troparion — Tone 4

O Christ God, You have ascended in Glory, / granting joy to Your disciples by the promise of the Holy Spirit. / Through the blessing they were assured / that You are the Son of God, / the Redeemer of the world!

Kontakion — Tone 6

When You had fulfilled the dispensation for our sake, / and united earth to heaven: / You ascended in glory, O Christ our God, / not being parted from those who love You, / but remaining with them and crying: / “I am with you and no one will be against you!”

Divine Liturgy           10:30am Sundays (in person & YouTube)

Orthodoxy 201            7:00pm Wednesdays (Zoom)

Board of Trustees        3:00pm, 3rd Sunday of the mont (Zoom)


W have a blessing to hold services in our hall, allowing for greater attendance -- up to 40 people or households, while still maintining social distancing and all other CoVID precautions (see below).  If you would like to attend in person, and meet the CoVID precautions listed below, please email me at or you can celebrate with us virtually on our YouTube channel (St Luke Orthodox Church Mclean VA).

To attend services in-person, you must:

  • not be sick, nor exhibit any symptoms, nor have been in contact with anyone who may have been exposed to CoVID
  • if you have been fully vaccinated for two or more weeks then you can attend unmasked or masked as you prefer
  • if you are not fully vaccinated, you must be masked and not have traveled or participated in gatherings of 10 or more people in the past 14 days
  • maintain a minimum of three feet social distancing in church

Metropolitan Tikhon's Talk on Primacy and Service

Text:  Click here to view the PDF document.

Audio:  Click here to listen to the audio recording. 

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