Our History

  • In the year 863 two brothers, Cyril and Methodius, set out from Constantinople, one of the five centers of the Church, to preach the Gospel of Christ to the Slavic peoples. The Slavic language had...
  • Our parish was organized by the saintly hierarch Archbishop John (Maximovich) in September, 1949. For nine years our congregation assembled each Sunday for Liturgy in the Resurrection Chapel of...

  • Among the parishioners of Washington ’s Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, there are still people who 60 years ago laid its foundation, and were among the first to participate in its Divine Services...

St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco

Address of our Cathedral

  • 4001 17th St. N.W.,
  • Washington, D.C., 20011

Phone  (202) 726-3000

Email        webmaster@stjohndc.org



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