Blessing of the Animals

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

Washington National Cathedral honors the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals and the environment, with our yearly Blessing of the Animals service on the Cathedral’s west steps. All critters and their caretakers are invited to gather on the Cathedral's west steps for a special blessing. Join us before or after […]

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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 […]

Ordination to the Diaconate

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

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 […]