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.

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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Regular Sunday Schedule

February 23
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 Sermon 8:15 a.m.         Parish Choir Rehearsal    Nursery Opens 9:00 a.m.         Baptism and Choral Holy Eucharist and Sermon 10:00 a.m.       Formation Hour Bible Study (3rd Floor, Conference Room) Church School (age three to grade five) (2nd Floor, Godly Play … Continue reading Regular Sunday Schedule

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Speaker Series: Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat

February 23 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Ambassador Stuart Eizenstat, chief White House domestic policy adviser to President Jimmy Carter. He will speak on his book, President Carter: The White House Years.

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