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. Click here to view a brief animation of what it will be like to walk into our future building. St. Thomas’ Episcopal Parish is a community…


Walk-Through Animation of Our Future Church Building

Hickok Cole Architects has recently been completing the interior design of the future church building for St. Thomas’ Parish—which is to be erected on our historic location at 18th & Church Streets. The architects have now created this brief (and mostly black-and-white) animation to help visualize what it will…

Alex Dyer and family

A special message from the Senior Warden and Vestry of St. Thomas’ Parish

St. Thomas’ calls the Rev. Alex Dyer as its Priest in Charge

Rev. Dr. Nancy Lee Jose - Rector

Announcement From the Wardens

On Sunday April 10th, during her sermon at the 11:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, The Rev. Dr. Nancy Lee Jose announced her retirement as Rector of St. Thomas’ Parish. The last Sunday with St. Thomas’ for Nancy Lee and her husband, Dr….

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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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