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

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

Service Times

St. John's offers several opportunities on Sundays and during the workweek for you to join us during worship. All are welcome.

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.

Rector Transition

On October 17, 2017, the Rev. Dr. Luis León, rector of St. John's Church, announced his retirement in May 2018.
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February 2019

Parents’ Night Out

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on March 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 12, 2019 at 6:30pm

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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This Friday night program is free for all children of the parish family (infants through age 10). All we ask is that you sign up by noon the Wednesday before the event, so that we will have an adequate number of attendants and that you pick up your children before 9:00 p.m. when the doors will be locked. Please fill out the sign up form here or email Savannah, Assistant for Ministries to Children, Youth, and Families.

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March 2019

Parents’ Night Out

March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 12, 2019 at 6:30pm

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
+ Google Map

This Friday night program is free for all children of the parish family (infants through age 10). All we ask is that you sign up by noon the Wednesday before the event, so that we will have an adequate number of attendants and that you pick up your children before 9:00 p.m. when the doors will be locked. Please fill out the sign up form here or email Savannah, Assistant for Ministries to Children, Youth, and Families.

Find out more »

April 2019

Parents’ Night Out

April 12 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 15, 2019 at 6:30pm

One event on April 12, 2019 at 6:30pm

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
+ Google Map

This Friday night program is free for all children of the parish family (infants through age 10). All we ask is that you sign up by noon the Wednesday before the event, so that we will have an adequate number of attendants and that you pick up your children before 9:00 p.m. when the doors will be locked. Please fill out the sign up form here or email Savannah, Assistant for Ministries to Children, Youth, and Families.

Find out more »

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