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.
New-Website-Header.jpg
Loading Events

Events for December 5, 2018

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

12:10 pm

First Wednesday Concert – The Episcopal High School Chamber Choir

December 5 @ 12:10 pm - 12:45 pm
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
+ Google Map

The Music of the Season Singing works by Moses Hogan, Ralph Vaughan Williams, David Willcocks, and Ray Charles under the direction of Brent Erstad with organist Bobby Stubbs. This concert will be performed in memory of George Herbert Walker Bush, 41st President of the United States. Please consider joining us during your lunch break on … Continue reading First Wednesday Concert – The Episcopal High School Chamber Choir

Find out more »

7:00 pm

Latrobe: Holiday Dinner and White Elephant Gift Exchange

December 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
+ Google Map

Celebrate the holiday season with your young adult family! Join us at 7:00 p.m. for a service of Holy Eucharist followed by a holiday feast! We will also have a white elephant exchange, so bring a fun or silly wrapped gift ($10 or less, please!). To RSVP or to get more information about the Latrobe … Continue reading Latrobe: Holiday Dinner and White Elephant Gift Exchange

Find out more »
+ Export Events

  • EVENTS

  • SERMONS

  • TWITTER