Sanctuary Ministry: Highlighting Dreamers

Please join us to learn about the impact of continued uncertainty on the lives of DACA recipients and their families. It is in the news with the latest federal appeals court ruling. It is on stage at Arena Stage. It is affecting our community. DACA recipients number over 611,000 nationally and over 12,000 locally in […]


Claggett Spiritual Practices Retreat

A time to get away at Claggett to deepen your prayer and spiritual life. Expert instructors will offer all-levels workshops in a variety of ancient and modern spiritual practices. Whether you’re looking for a new way to connect your mind and body to your prayer life, or spend more time on a practice you already […]

Anglicanism in the Public Square

The Anglicanism in the Public Square conference is a two-day conference that brings together an international group of scholars and public intellectuals to explore the public and social implications of Anglican history, theology, and ethics for the public square. The Anglican tradition, from Britain to the Americas, Africa and beyond, has inspired social movements and […]

$30 – $60

Grace Upon Grace: Diocesan Silent Retreat

Come away from everything and join Fr. Martin L. Smith and a group of 20-30 persons on a refreshing and spiritually renewing weekend silent retreat. This retreat will help us recognize the many hidden and often unexpected ways in which God’s grace permeates our lives. “Of his fullness we all have received, grace upon grace.” […]

Annual Meeting of the Episcopal Church Women of EDOW

The 140TH Annual Meeting of the Episcopal Church Women of the Diocese of Washington includes a business meeting and Service of Remembrance. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. for this virtual meeting.


Workshop Day on the Diaconate

Have you ever wondered if you are being called to the ministry of deacons? The diaconate is a full and equal order of ministry in The Episcopal Church. Deacons work as a link between the church and the world, discerning people’s needs, hopes, and concerns, empowering faith communities to respond, speaking the truth in love, […]

Phantom of the Opera with Live Improvised Accompaniment

Join us for a very special and spooky event at St. John's Norwood Parish, 6701 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD. Organist David Baskeyfield will accompany Lon Chaney’s 1925 classic film The Phantom of the Opera on Saturday, October 29, at 6:30pm. Suggested Donation: $10 per person; $25 maximum per family (debit / credit cards preferred). […]

Christian Formation Leaders Retreat

Connect, pray, engage, and refresh with other formation leaders from EDOW. Rhythms of life are changing for many families. In this climate, the traditional models of Sunday School and Youth Group aren’t always as life-giving as they were in the past. This means that Christian formation leaders, whose ministry is to help form young people […]


Beatitudes & Mass for the Oppressed Concert

Please join us for a performance of Patrick Hawes' meditative Beatitudes for choir and piano followed by the east coast premiere of Emerson Eads' stunning Mass for the Oppressed for soloists, choir, and orchestra (strings, piano, and percussion). Admission is free. Donations will be collected to benefit, an organization that advocates for effective and […]


The Meaning of Matthew

"The past several years have reminded me that there are many people who don’t know much about Matthew’s story despite the close connection here at the Cathedral." - Rev. Patrick L. Keyser, Priest Associate National Cathedral The Meaning of Matthew is more than a retelling of horrific injustice that brought the reality of inequality and […]


Ordination to the Diaconate

By the Grace of God and the people consenting The Right Reverend Mariann Edgar Budde Bishop of Washington will ordain to the Sacred Order of Deacons in Christ’s One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church Jessica Amber Ault Rosa Luisa Briones Sally Ann Ethelston Martha Lynn Jenkins Alethea Smith Long-Green Francisco de Jesús Serrano Thomas Roy […]

Regional Gathering for North DC and Central DC Regions

Clergy, lay delegates and wardens of the North DC and Central DC regions will gather online with Bishop Mariann and diocesan staff to discuss the diocesan strategic plan, mission priorities, and the proposed 2023 diocesan budget. More event information and a link to register will be sent to attendees closer to the date. Click here […]