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.
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7:45 am

Sunday Service Schedule

March 17 @ 7:45 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:45 am on Sunday, repeating until May 19, 2019

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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7:45 a.m. – Holy Eucharist and Homily 8:15 a.m. – Nursery 9:00 a.m. – Choral Holy Eucharist and Sermon 11:00 a.m. – Choral Holy Eucharist and Sermon 12:15 p.m. Parish Lunch

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9:00 am

Clothing Drive

March 17 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, happening 3 times

Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Need more space in your closets? Clear them out and help your neighbors in D.C. at the same time! The St. John's Clothing Drive begins on Sunday, March 3 and ends on Sunday, March 17. Volunteers will be in the Togo West Parlor of the Parish House on Sundays before and after the 9:00 a.m. … Continue reading Clothing Drive

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10:00 am

Children’s Lent Music Initiative

March 17 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until April 7, 2019

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. (during Speaker Series) Children with or without prior music experience are welcome. Join us for an engaging formation experience taught by a professional music educator. Children will learn stories of faith through song and will grow in their sense of belonging in the family of God. Ages 3+ are welcome … Continue reading Children’s Lent Music Initiative

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12:15 pm

Parish Lunch

March 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:15 pm on Sunday, repeating until May 19, 2019

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Care of Creation Meeting

March 17 @ 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
2nd Floor, Parish House, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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The Care of Creation group will gather on March 17, after the 11:00 a.m. service on the second floor of the Parish House. You are welcome to bring luncheon from the dining room in the basement with you. We plan to finish our conversation by 2:00 p.m. All are welcome. If interested but unable to … Continue reading Care of Creation Meeting

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5:00 pm

Parlor Series – Art Song

March 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Soprano Tory Wood with pianist Joey Arkfeld Art Song Tory Wood, from Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula, sings in the St. John’s Choir and will be in chorus appearances in Tosca and Faust with the Washington National Opera this spring. Her husband Joey Arkfeld recently obtained his Master of Music in Piano from the University of … Continue reading Parlor Series – Art Song

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