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.


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.


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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Recurring Event Event Series: Choral Evensong

Choral Evensong

September 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

We’re pleased to offer a monthly service of Choral Evensong to our worship services. Steeped in the beauty of the Anglican tradition, Evensong meets us at the even point between the active day and the restful night. Evensong will be sung by the St. John’s Choir on the third Wednesday of each month from September through May, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Please mark your calendar and plan to join us.

Parking is available for Evensong services at C&C Parking located near the church at 818 Connecticut Ave., NW. Please see an usher to receive a validation sticker.

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September 21
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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St. John’s Church
16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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(202) 347-8766
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