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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Recurring Event Choral Holy Eucharist

Choral Eucharist

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join us for in-person worship at 7:45 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Parking: During the program year, which begins on September 11 and runs through early June, valet parking is available on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the valet sign at the corner of Black Lives Matter Plaza (16th Street) … Continue reading Choral Eucharist

Church School Open House

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Parents and children are invited to come by to see their classrooms, meet their teachers, and ask questions. The Rev. Sarah Akes-Cardwell and teachers will meet families on the second floor of the Parish House. Children in Pre-K through grade 2 will participate in Godly Play classes. Children in grades 3–5 will use a lectionary-based … Continue reading Church School Open House

Youth Group

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

All middle and high school youth are invited to this first meeting of the year. The Rev. Shawn Evelyn will lead the gathering, which will be a time to connect, pray, and grow in faith. If you have questions before Shawn begins his position, please contact the Rev. Sarah Akes-Cardwell. Parking: During the program year, … Continue reading Youth Group

Recurring Event Holy Eucharist

Choral Eucharist

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join us for in-person worship at 7:45 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Parking: During the program year, which begins on September 11 and runs through early June, valet parking is available on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the valet sign at the corner of Black Lives Matter Plaza (16th Street) … Continue reading Choral Eucharist

Recurring Event Holy Eucharist

Holy Eucharist

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join us for in-person worship at 7:45 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Parking: During the program year, which begins on September 11 and runs through early June, valet parking is available on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the valet sign at the corner of Black Lives Matter Plaza (16th Street) … Continue reading Holy Eucharist

Latrobe Young Adult Fellowship

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join Latrobe for our first monthly Wednesday gathering of the program year. We’ll begin with a short Eucharist in the church followed by fellowship together. It’s a time to welcome new Associate Rector Shawn Evelyn, check in about our summers, and brainstorm ideas for the fall. Food and drink will be provided for those who … Continue reading Latrobe Young Adult Fellowship

Recurring Event Holy Eucharist

Choral Eucharist

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join us for in-person worship at 7:45 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Parking: During the program year, which begins on September 11 and runs through early June, valet parking is available on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the valet sign at the corner of Black Lives Matter Plaza (16th Street) … Continue reading Choral Eucharist

Recurring Event Holy Eucharist

Holy Eucharist

St. John's Church, Lafayette Square 1525 H St NW, Washington, DC

Join us for in-person worship at 7:45 a.m., 9:00 a.m., and 11:00 a.m. Parking: During the program year, which begins on September 11 and runs through early June, valet parking is available on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the valet sign at the corner of Black Lives Matter Plaza (16th Street) … Continue reading Holy Eucharist


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