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

May 19 @ 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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10:00 am

Speaker Series: Susan Page

May 19 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Susan Page, Washington Bureau Chief, USA Today. She will speak on her newly released book, The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty.

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10:10 am

Children’s Music

May 19 @ 10:10 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:10 am on Sunday, repeating until May 19, 2019

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

Back by popular demand and made possible because of volunteer support, St. John's will host three more sessions of Children's Music. Children with and without prior music experience welcome. Join us for an engaging music formation that will help children find a space of belonging and learn stories of faith. Children's Music will take place … Continue reading Children’s Music

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12:15 pm

The Rev. Luis León Portrait Dedication

May 19 @ 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm
Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Please join us in the Togo West Parlor after the 11:00 a.m. service on Sunday, May 19 for the unveiling and dedication of the portrait of the Rev. Dr. Luis León, 14th Rector of St. John's Church.

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