Upcoming and Recent Events

The Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, October 5 · at the beginning of the 10:30 service
We will celebrate St. Francis Day with the Blessing of the Animals on the terrace at the beginning of the 10:30 service. All God’s creatures are also welcome in the church for the service—leashes and carriers are recommended for everyone’s peace of mind.

Parish Retreat

Friday evening and Saturday, November 7–8, 2014
Registration sheet is available in Sunday service booklets or by request from the office. Topic: Selected homilies of Origen; Origen is an early and under-appreciated theologian (3rd century CE) whose writings have remarkable resonance for modern Christians. Rev. Joseph Trigg, a close friend of the Rector, will lead.

Annual Meeting

Sunday, November 16 after 10:30 service
Nominating committee members are Janet Sale (chair), David Crawford, Margaret Davis, Beth Lee and Will Ollison. Feel free to suggest possible candidates for Vestry and Senior Warden to any of them. Nominations by petition are permitted through October 26; contact the office for information about the petition procedure (it’s not complicated).

Photo of the congregation at a meeting
Annual Meeting

From volunteer opportunites to movie night to Super Bowl parties, this group provides an opportunities for young Christians to connect.

Contact Us

The office is open 10 am–6 pm, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays. Call 202-333-7100 or email

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