A Liturgical Inflected Poetry Event

Busboys and Poets 625 Monroe St. NE, Washington, DC

A Liturgical Inflected Poetry Event, March 29, 7 pm - 8:30 pm, Busboys and Poets, Brookland, DC - Once again the Diocese of Washington is partnering with the LOGOS poetry collective in an effort to foster creative forms of spiritual nourishment in the community of Brookland. This is part of our larger work to create […]

Couperin’s Leçcons de Ténèbres

St. John's, Lafayette Square 16th & H Streets, NW, Wasnington, DC

Join celebrated local sopranos Katelyn Grace Jackson and Amy Broadbent, cellist Wade Davis, and organist Brent Erstad in a free performance of François Couperin's Leçons de Ténèbres at St. John's, Lafayette Square. Written for Holy Week in 1714, Leçons de Ténèbres sets text from the Book of Lamentations wherein the prophet Jeremiah laments the destruction […]


Diocesan Holy Week Youth Lock-In

St. Alban's 3001 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC

All youth (grades 6-12) are welcome to attend an overnight lock-in on the cathedral close in Washington, DC from Maundy Thursday to Good Friday. Community building games and activities like visits to the National Cathedral's altar of repose and the Bishop's Garden during the night will help youth explore the meaning of Holy Week and […]


Claggett Weddings Open House

Claggett Center 3035 Buckeystown Pike, Adamstown, MD

Come visit the Claggett Center and learn about having your wedding at our venue! See our beautiful campus, meet our wedding coordinator, and hear about various weekend package options.


Praying With Holy Scripture at Rosemont Retreat House, Bryn Mawr, PA

Rosemont Community Retreat House 19 Montrose Ave., Bryn Mawr, PA

Using lectio divina, we will enter into the stories of the Bible so that God’s word speaks to us. A simple lunch will be served. This event is free; however, registrants are encouraged to give a donation to Rosemont House.


A Resurrection-Shaped Vocation: Clergy Day at The Claggett Center

Claggett Center 3035 Buckeystown Pike, Adamstown, MD

Bishop Mariann invites the clergy of the diocese to attend a Spring Clergy Day at the Claggett Center to explore the theme A Resurrection-Shaped Vocation. Our leader will be Bishop Jake Owensby of the Diocese of Louisiana. Bishop Jake is the author of four books, including Looking for God in Messy Places and A Resurrection […]

Claggett Small Parish Retreat

Claggett Center 3035 Buckeystown Pike, Adamstown, MD

Would you love to enjoy a retreat with your church community, but don't have the capacity to organize one for your parish alone? Gather with other small-but-mighty churches for a classic parish retreat. Join together for worship and fellowship, while growing closer to your faith community in small groups. Clergy and parish leaders: contact us […]

Spring Diocesan Confirmation Service

Washington National Cathedral 3101 Wisconsin Ave NW,, Washington, DC

The Diocesan Confirmation Service is a liturgical event for individuals to be confirmed or received into The Episcopal Church, or to reaffirm one’s baptismal vows. It is held twice a year in the spring and fall at Washington National Cathedral. Individuals seeking to be confirmed, received, or reaffirmed should be in conversation with their parish […]

How We Learn to Be Brave: An Evening with Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde and Jon Meacham

Washington National Cathedral 3101 Wisconsin Ave NW,, Washington, DC

In-person & online Join Washington National Cathedral for an evening of conversation with Episcopal Diocese of Washington Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde and Cathedral Canon Historian Jon Meacham on her new book How We Learn to Be Brave. With How We Learn to Be Brave, Bishop Mariann Budde teaches us to respond with clarity and grace […]