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, & Vestry

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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6:45 pm

St. John’s Book Group

September 3, 2020 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm

The St. John’s Book group will meet on Thursday, September 3, at 6:45 p.m. via Zoom to discuss The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl  by Timothy Egan. If you love to read, please join us for an evening of discussion and socializing. For more information and for links to … Continue reading St. John’s Book Group

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