"Glory To Jesus Christ!"
About St Luke
St. Luke Orthodox Church is a parish of the Orthodox Church in America (OCA) located in Palos Hills, Illinois. Come join us for worship on Sunday morning - Matins 8:30 A.M. and Divine Liturgy at 9:30 A.M. Great Vespers is celebrated on Saturday at 5:30 P.M. Morning prayers are held Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30 A.M. Check the calendar for the dates and times of feast day services. Confessions are heard before and after all services. Common Confession is held 5 times a year - check calendar.
For our Location and Driving Directions Click
To view a short introduction about St. Luke Parish Click
New Event: "Pilgrimage to Alaska for the feast day of St. Herman"
Prayer: "The Prayer by Alexis Carrel MD"
New Event: "Children's Sermon For August"
New Event: "Annual Blood Drive Held"
New Event: "Garden Center Visit For July"
Missions: "Mission To Hogar Raphael Orphanage In Guatemala - 2014. - (Includes "Slideshow with music)"
Items of Interest
Orthodox Christian Network Watch the Liturgy Live, get information, radio programs, and more.
Prior Missions & Pilgrimages - View Slideshows of Prior Missions and Pilgrimages
Journey To Pascha - We invite all to join us at St. Luke's on our lenten journey to Pascha. If you are unable to attend in person please visit feel free to follow along and for more information on the faith and services. Each year we try to update this part of our site with new pictures so you can look ahead or follow along as we progress towards Pascha.
The School of the Seventy - Join the "School of the Seventy" Adult Education Program. Listed under the Adult Education Ministry. Else Tennessen - Director.
St Luke's online school,
The Orthodox School of the Seventy (Link to Blog Site) has started a new school year, running September 1, 2013 to June 1, 2014. Study at your own pace and earn credit for doing so. The school is open to anyone wishing to learn about the Orthodox faith. Read, listen to podcasts, attend classes--there are many activities to choose from. New activities and books are posted weekly.
To enroll click here
To download a brochure about the School, click here
Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org. The School looks forward to welcoming you!
AA and Co-Dependents Anonymous Meetings - View this link for more information
Question of the week - Join us and learn with us by participating in our online Bible Study through our question of the week.
"The Hour Of Orthodoxy Radio Programs" - Recently we have recovered Audio Files of "The Hour Of Orthodoxy Radio Programs"from the 1970's and 1980's by Fr. Vladimir Borichevsky. Currently we have 212 programs and more will be added as they become available. Click Here to learn more about the life and spiritual legacy of Fr. Vladimir Borichevsky
You Tube Videos - A Collection of Videos viewable on Youtube.com
St. Luke Parish Online Store -Please Visit our St. Luke Parish Online Store. A variety of books, icons, and misc. items will be offered for sale. As more items become availiable they will be added to the store. Payment can be made by check, money order, or credit card. Donations to help us continue our work in The Lord or to specific charities may be made here as well.
Clergy and Lay Leadership
The Most Blessed Tikhon - Archbishop of Washington, Metropolitan of All America and Canada
The Right Reverend Alexander - Bishop of Toledo and the Bulgarian Diocese - Locum Tenens of the Diocese of Chicago and the Midwest
In Memory Of His Eminence, Archbishop Job, Bishop of Chicago and Diocese of the Midwest
Rector, Archpriest Andrew Harrison
Proto Deacon Andrew Werbiansky