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

Summer Sunday Service Schedule

June 16 @ 7:45 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:45 am on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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7:45 a.m. – Holy Eucharist and Homily 9:15 a.m. – Nursery 10:30 a.m. – Choral Holy Eucharist and Sermon

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Guest Preacher – The Rev. Canon Jan Naylor Cope

June 16 @ 7:45 am - 11:30 am
St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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The Rev. Canon Jan Naylor Cope, D.Min, Provost, Washington National Cathedral Jan Cope is a former senior warden of St. John’s Church, Lafayette Square, where she was a member for over 20 years. St. John’s was her sponsoring parish during the ordination process, and she now serves as the Provost of Washington National Cathedral. Canon … Continue reading Guest Preacher – The Rev. Canon Jan Naylor Cope

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9:30 am

Summer Choir Rehearsal

June 16 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30 am on Sunday, repeating until September 1, 2019

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10:30 am

Summer Church School

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:15 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Sunday, repeating until July 21, 2019

St. John’s Church, 16th and H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Summer Church School will begin June 2 and meet through July 21 with our one-room class for grades pre-K through five. Children will be learning stories of faith through Godly Play storytelling and creative response time. Summer Church School starts at 10:30 a.m. on the second floor of the Parish House. Students will come into … Continue reading Summer Church School

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