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

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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12:10 pm

First Wednesday Concert – Music for Percussion and Organ

April 3, 2019 @ 12:10 pm - 12:45 pm
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Percussionist Tom Maloy and organist Michael Lodico will perform music for marimba and organ by Bach and Nico Muhly, and a suite of seldom-heard Sousa marches for snare drum and organ.

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7:00 pm

Latrobe: The History of St. John’s Church

April 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Join the young adults Latrobe Fellowship for our monthly First Wednesday celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 7:00 p.m. After the service, we will enjoy dinner while learning about the history of St. John’s Church with a walking tour of the historic nave and Parish House. $10 suggested donation. All are welcome! Please contact the … Continue reading Latrobe: The History of St. John’s Church

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