The Rev. Becky Zartman

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 Frequently 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…


EDOW Leadership Learning Days

Plan for an exciting day of workshops presented by The Episcopal Diocese of Washington. Each workshop offers both training with hands-on learning experiences — you’ll leave with skills designed to support and invigorate your congregational vitality. Any parishioner is welcome…

Foyer Dinner Series Sign Up Period Begins

 The Foyer Dinner program has been a long standing St. Thomas’ tradition that brings small groups of parishioners together each month to share a meal in each other’s homes. These are wonderful get-togethers where conversations are wide-ranging and laughs are…

Refugees are human beings

How Can We Help Refugees

Fill out a survey telling us what you can do to help a refugee family.


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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The Rev. Becky Zartman

Becky Zartman, Adjunct Priest

Rebecca (Becky) Zartman now serves as Adjunct Priest as well as the Episcopal Chaplain at Georgetown University. She previously served as our Assistant Rector at St. Thomas’ Parish, from All Saints’ Sunday, November 3, 2013. She was ordained in March 2014. She…

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