WELCOME TO SAINT JOHN’S CHURCH

Welcome to St. John's Church, Lafayette Square—a vibrant historic Episcopal church located across from the White House. We invite you to join with us for worship, Christian fellowship and outreach.

History

From our organization as a parish in 1815 to today, St. John's Church has provided a powerful symbol of faith in the heart of our nation's capital.

Mission

At St. John's, we believe Christ is calling us to be a renewed church in a changing world. In worship, education, parish life, and social action, we seek to expand our horizons by serving God by loving one another.

Clergy, Staff, & Vestry

Meet St. John’s diverse and engaging clergy, vestry and staff.

Directions & Parking

Located at the corner of 16th and H Streets in Northwest Washington, St. John's is near the McPherson Square and Farragut North Metro stations. Limited street parking is available; free valet parking is offered for certain hours.
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Online Worship and Classes

The Third Sunday in Lent

Second Sunday in Lent

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First Sunday in Lent

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Jimmy Lowe, 1937-2022

FUNERAL FOR JIMMY LOWE Tuesday, March 1, 3:00 p.m. Jimmy Lowe (1937–2022), a lifelong member of St. John’s Church, died peacefully at home on February 18. At St. John’s, Jimmy served on the vestry, graduated from Education for Ministry, and supported outreach programs. He.

Ash Wednesday Services

Ash Wednesday, March 2 7:30 a.m.—Holy Eucharist and Ashes 12:00 noon and 7:00 p.m.—Choral Holy Eucharist and Ashes Ashes to Go In front of the Church on 16th Street 8:30–9:30 a.m. 5:00–6:00 p.m.


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