Welcome to Christ Church ✝ Washington Parish on Capitol Hill! We are a welcoming, diverse, and joyous Episcopal community of faith committed to nurturing its members and neighbors through worship and service. If you are looking for a new church home or just somewhere to worship this Sunday, join us at Christ Church to find a warm welcome.


Come and Worship
Sundays at 9am and 11am
Holy Eucharist, Sunday School and Nursery Care
Music and ASL Interpreter at 11am Service

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Congressional Cemetery

Congressional Cemetery is a 35 acre historic, yet active burial ground on Capitol Hill, owned by Christ Church.

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What’s Happening?

NEW Sunday School Launches

January 15, 2017 – January 29, 2017

Sunday School (for ages Pre-K and above) at Christ Church, held during the 10:00am formation hour, follows the SPARK curriculum, a creative and interactive approach to Christian education that will ignite the imagination and faith of our young learners. Our children meet together in posted rooms in the following groups: Little Lights–PK/K; Bible Blazers–1st-3rd grade; and IGNIS–4th grade and up.  No registration is necessary for Sunday […]

Annual Meeting

January 29, 2017

Please join the congregation to hear financial reports, elect new vestry members, and hear the rector’s report on the church.  The meeting is held from 10:00-10:45am.

First Friday Book Group

February 3, 2017

Join a group of Christ Church parishioners as they explore Howard Thurman’s Jesus and the Disinherited.  The evening begins with dinner at 6:30pm followed by book discussion that begins at 7pm in the Parish Hall.

Vision for the Future

Christ Church is a landmark building on Capitol Hill, but more importantly it is our spiritual home, where we gather to worship, socialize, raise our families, and do God’s work in the world.

Learn more about our vision to preserve our church home for future generations.