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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October 20, 2019
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday, repeating until May 17, 2020

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 10:00 am – Formation Hour | Church School Readers Training Speaker Series 11:00 a.m. – Choral Holy Eucharist and Sermon, Children's Chapel 12:15 p.m. Hospitality Hour Tour of the Church  

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10:00 am

Speaker Series

October 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Speaker Series      Sunday, October 20,    at 10:00 a.m. in the Togo West Parlor Our speaker this Sunday will be Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, Ambassador of Singapore to the United States. He will speak on Reflections from Embassy Row: A Discussion with the Ambassador of Singapore.

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11:00 am

Music Festival Service

October 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Music Festival Service Sunday, October 20, at 11:00 a.m. This Sunday's  Music Festival Service will honor two of St. John's former music directors. The Rev. William Bradley Roberts (left), who served as music director from 2002-2008, will return to lead the combined choirs and congregation in several of his own compositions-many of them composed during his … Continue reading Music Festival Service

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