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, & 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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16th and H Street, NW

October 2021

The Blessing of the Animals

October 3 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Church Plaza, 16th and H Street, NW + Google Map

Blessing of the Animals, Sunday, October 3, at 2:00 p.m., in front of St. John’s at Black Lives Matter Plaza/16th Street. All creatures great and small are welcome.   Click here for the blessing of the animals bulletin.

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Ministry Fair

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:55 am
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Church Plaza, 16th and H Street, NW + Google Map

Ministry Fair After the 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services Celebrating Parish Committees, Organizations, and Activities The Ministry Fair is a festive and welcoming way to recruit new people to parish ministries, give newcomers a chance to see the variety of ministries happening at St. John’s, and meet some of the outstanding lay leaders from our parish.

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Ministry Fair

October 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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One event on October 10, 2021 at 12:00 pm

Church Plaza, 16th and H Street, NW + Google Map

Ministry Fair After the 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. services Celebrating Parish Committees, Organizations, and Activities The Ministry Fair is a festive and welcoming way to recruit new people to parish ministries, give newcomers a chance to see the variety of ministries happening at St. John’s, and meet some of the outstanding lay leaders from our parish.

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