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.

Rector Transition

On October 17, 2017, the Rev. Dr. Luis León, rector of St. John's Church, announced his retirement in May 2018.
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St. John’s Church

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April 2019

Music Festival Services – Easter Day

April 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Easter Services with Brass Quintet & Timpani

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Music Festival Services – Easter Day

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on April 21, 2019 at 11:00am

St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Easter Services with Brass Quintet & Timpani

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May 2019

First Wednesday Concert – Music for Trumpet and Organ

May 1 @ 12:10 pm - 12:45 pm
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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With trumpeter Chuck Seipp and organist Lisa Galoci. The premiere of Paul Leavitt’s Fanfare for Trumpet & Organ.

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Parlor Series Family Presentation

May 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Togo West Parlor, 1525 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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The Beech Tree Puppets The Giant Turnip, celebrating the love of earth and community.

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Music Festival Service – Music from Royal Weddings

May 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Music from Royal Weddings sung by the St. John’s Choir including Grayston Ives’ Missa Brevis and works by Mathias, Mealor, and Rutter

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June 2019

First Wednesday Concert – The Air Force Strings with pianist Brent Erstad

June 5 @ 12:10 pm - 12:45 pm
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Gerald Finzi’s Ecologue and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis

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July 2019

Music Festival Service – Independence Day

July 7 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
St. John’s Church, 1525 H Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005 United States
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Music for Independence Day with Fife & Drum

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