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St. Luke Church
7600 W. Lake Street
(Lake St. & Lathrop Ave.)
River Forest, IIlinois


Mass Times
: Monday-Friday, 6:30 & 8:00 am,
                   Saturday 8:00 am
Saturday Vigil (anticipated) Mass: 5:00 pm
Sunday:  7:30, 9:00 and 10:30 am,
              and 12:00 noon (until June 4)
               New Summer Times:
               7:30, 9:00 and 11:00

Holy Days: Please check the bulletin or this website for any special times for Masses on these days.


Confessions after the 6:30 and 8:00 am Masses and by appointment.


Parish Office / Mailing Address
528 Lathrop Avenue
River Forest IL  60305

Open Monday - Friday
9:00 am - Noon & 1:00 - 4:00 pm
and by appointment. Call 708-771-8250.



Ministry Scheduler Pro Link to current schedule


Newly refurbished front of St. Luke Church

St. Luke Church gleams after
the refurbishing of its front facade.

Click here to see what
was accomplished with
your anniversary gifts!


Click here to see our
Annual Stewardship Report.



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St. Luke Parish Office

708-771-8250 (ph)

708-771-8809 (fax)

528 Lathrop Ave

River Forest, IL 60305-1835



Monday thru Friday
9:00 am-Noon and
1:00-4:00 pm
and by appointment.


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Memorial Day Mass at 9:00 am at St. Luke in River Forest

Totus Tuus Summer Camp in River Forest July 23-29

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On behalf of the entire staff, we thank you for all the prayers and financial contributions you provide so that our parish can be present and serving you.


What's Happening?

Calling All Men

St. Luke Men's Discussion Group will meet this Saturday, May 27, from 10:00-11:00 am in Waldron Hall (lower level of the school). Open to all men in the parish to enjoy a casual discussion about faith and life. Come get acquainted with your neighbors!


Summer Mass Schedule
Starts on June 4

We will switch to a new Summer Mass Schedule on June 4. The change only affects the  10:30 and Noon Masses on Sunday which will be combined into one Mass at 11:00 am. So the schedule will be:

Saturday - 5:00 pm (vigil)

Sunday - 7:30, 9:00, and 11:00 am


Register now for
2017-18 Religious Ed

All families planning to enroll their children in St. Luke’s Religious Education Program for the 2017-18 year need to fill out the registration form. Even those who had children in the program this year are asked to fill out the form again, which can be accessed online here along with other information about the program.


Bocce in the Park

St. Luke Prime Timers' will start their second season of Bocce Ball on Thursday, June 1, on the Lake Street courts across the street from the Jewel store. The group will play on Thursdays from 10:00-11:30 am. No prior knowledge of the game  or pre-registration is needed — just a desire to have fun. Join them when you can!


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Directions:  The main entrance of St. Luke Church is located at 7600 W. Lake Street in River Forest, Illlinois (two lights west of Harlem Avenue at the northwest corner of Lake Street and Lathrop Avenue).  For directions from click here.

There are handicapped parking spots in the drive on the west side of the church, and there is an accessible entrance
(via a ramp) on the west side of the church. There also is an accessible bathroom in the front foyer.

Convenient parking is available on Lake Street, Lathrop Avenue, Ashland Avenue, and in the school parking lot
located on the north side of the school (which is 1 block west of the church at the corner of Lake Street on Ashland Avenue.)

We are also easily accessible by public transportation via the CTA Green Line (Harlem/Lake stop) or the Union Pacific West Metra Line
(River Forest stop).


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