Welcome to the Transfiguration Greek Orthodox church in Charlottesville, Virginia.  

We are located approximately 100 miles south of Washington DC and have been working with the Orthodox community in Central Virginia for more than 50 years. 

 "Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

Through our website, we would like to introduce you to the worship, fellowship and camaraderie of our Parish.  Please look through our different pages to become familiar with our church family. 

Schedule of Services

Our next Sunday Liturgy will be on October 24th with Orthros at 9:30AM followed by the Divine Liturgy at 10:30AM.  Please join us for Coffee Hour after church for fellowship and socializing. There will be no Sunday School until further notice.

Church services and messages from Father will be recorded and live streamed on his personal FaceBook page.  A FaceBook membership and friend request are required.  If you are not able to view them, the recordings will be posted on the church FaceBook page, which is public. Anyone is able to view the recordings and a FaceBook membership is not needed.  

Church FaceBook:  https://www.facebook.com/Metamorphosis-Soteros-Greek-Orthodox-Church-306452500461/?rf=1058774880964061

Upcoming Events & Community Announcements 

Father Panagiotis is available to come to visit you at your home or in the hospital.  Please call the Church Office at 434-295-5337 and leave a message for him.  You may also email him at: frpholytrans@gmail.com. In the event of any Pastoral Emergency please follow the directions on the Church answering machine.

Father will also be holding his office hours, weekdays 10:30AM - 4:00PM. Please call if you need to speak to him and schedule an appointment.  If you are not comfortable meeting in person, please call the church office and he we will set aside time to speak about whatever you need.

Masks are optional in church. State guidelines for mask wearing for vaccinated and unvaccinated people as well as general information about the Corona Virus (COVID-19) can be found on the  Virginia Department of Health website: http://www.vdh.virginia.gov/surveillance-and-investigation/novel-coronavirus/

If you would like to submit a donation for the Greece Fires Support Fund, please see the following links:

GOARCH donation page: https://www.goarch.org/greecefiresdonate

GoFundMe donation page: https://gofund.me/291b0813

Youtube video: https://youtu.be/MlN-5lmFJK0


October 24th  - Sunday Orthros (9:30AM) and Divine Liturgy (10:30AM)

October 24th  - Baking Galatoboureko after church

October 26th  - Orthros (8:30AM) and Divine Liturgy (9:30AM) - St. Demetrios - Tuesday

October 28th - Orthros (8:30AM) and Divine Liturgy (9:30AM) - Holy Protection of the Theotokos - (Οχι Σήμερα) (OXI DAY) - Thursday

October 30th  - Baking Koulourakia 10:30AM - Saturday Morning

October 31st  - Sunday Orthros (9:30AM) and Divine Liturgy (10:30AM)

October 31st  - Baking Koulourakia after church

November 24th - General Assembly Meeting


Please see our Church Calendar for more information.

Last updated 19 October 2021


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