Recent Sermons

Each Sunday, our priests and guest speakers grapple with meaning of each week’s scriptural selections in relation to issues of the present day and our spiritual journey. Sermons are recorded in mp3 format for listening online or downloading. Click here…



Welcome to St. Thomas’ Parish—a diverse and progressive congregation of The Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Washington. Our life together — and in service to others — centers on God’s radical hospitality that invites us to be fed at God’s table…


Building Project

Planning for Our Third Home! Click here for Frequent Asked Questions about the project. St. Thomas’ Episcopal Parish is a community of 250 members living mostly in and around Dupont Circle proper, but drawing also from the surrounding DC Metro…


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October 29 – Samaritan Gala

Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington invites you to its 2015 Gala and Auction! The Samaritan Ministry Gala celebrates our work of individual empowerment – one neighbor at a time and one step at a time. The homeless become homeowners. The…


October 25 – Mark Your Calendar!

Bishop Gene will preach!

Nancy Lee blessing a Bernese Mountain dog.

Blessing Of The Animals RAIN DATE October 11

Please join us for our annual Blessing of the Animals on St. Francis’ Day Oct. 4 at 4:00pm in the park.


Gene Robinson, Bishop-in-Residence

St. Thomas’ Parish is privileged to be the home church of Bishop Gene Robinson, retired bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire. Gene generously shares is wealth of experience and spiritual wisdom with our Parish, and frequently preaches at our…

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Nancy Lee Jose, Rector

The Rev. Dr. Nancy Lee Jose is the eighth Rector of St. Thomas Parish, and the first woman to hold that position. She is proud to be a fifth-generation Washingtonian and a cradle Episcopalian, both of which are increasingly rarities….

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Becky Zartman, Assistant Rector

Rebecca (Becky) Zartman became our part-time Assistant Rector at St. Thomas’ Parish, on All Saints’ Sunday, November 3, 2013. She was ordained in March 2014. She also works with our diocese to begin a mission on H Street, where she and her…

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