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 at both services
Nursery care at both services
Children’s Chapel at both services
Music at 11am

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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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Laundry Love

September 2, 2018

Join us in this outreach event to serve our low-income and homeless neighbors as we offer to provide the money and supplies at Good Hope Laundromat. It’s a vital service and a great way to get to know people in our community.  Please plan to serve 1:30-5:00 or designate a portion of that time.  To sign […]

Kick-Off Sunday

September 9, 2018

Get out your calendar; our program year will begin on September 9th! Our choir returns and Sunday School resumes at 10am.  Weather permitting – we will have a bouncy castle on the front lawn. Don’t miss the fun! Catch up with fellow parishioners and look ahead at the programs that will be offered in the fall.

St. Francis 11am Service with Blessing of the Animals

September 30, 2018

Bring your pets – dogs, cats, fish, stuffed animals – for a blessing at this special service or bring a photo of a beloved pet to be remembered.  Please keep them on leash or in an appropriate carrier for their safety. A pet-friendly coffee hour will follow the service outside in the courtyard, weather permitting.

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.