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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June 2016

First Wednesday Concert

June 1, 2016 @ 12:10 pm - 12:45 pm
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St. John’s Church, 16th and H Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Join us on the first Wednesday of the month at 12:10 p.m. Programs are free of charge and open to the public. This month we will be joined by Concert Organist, Roderick Demmings, Jr. Rod is a student of Donald Sutherland at the Peabody Conservatory of Music in Baltimore where he is a recipient of the Neiburger Scholarship.  He has performed at the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, and has been featured on National Public Radio's From the Top.

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