St. John’s is an urban Episcopal church in the historic Church Hill district of Richmond, Virginia. The first church in the city, built in 1741, we remain a vibrant part of the neighborhood. We are a family of Christians striving to be Christ to one another and to our community. We warmly embrace visitors and make it easy for newcomers to feel a part of our family. At St. John’s we invite everyone to our weekly feast at Christ’s table, regardless of religious background. We look forward to meeting you soon.
Sundays at St. John’s
8:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist (no music)
9:15 a.m. Adult Forum, Parish Hall
10:30 a.m. Holy Eucharist & Children’s Chapel, Keeper’s Cottage
Second Saturday Contemplative Services St. John’s offers Saturday evening services the second Saturday of each month. Each service includes Holy Eucharist, contemplative music, a quiet, candlelit atmosphere, and the rite of healing. We hope that you find this to be a relaxing supplement to your Sunday morning worship. Please consider inviting friends who prefer a more contemplative form of worship in the early evening. Also, please consider serving at this service when you sign up for your service slots each month. Next Service–March 9, 5:30 p.m.
Adult Forum During Lent—“Parables and Prodigals: Luke’s Lenten Lectionary” During Lent, Adult Forum sessions considers the journey of Lent through the lens of the gospel passages that the Sunday lectionary gives us each Sunday. This year, we compelling themes will engage participants through an interactive dialog that relates the ancient story to our current lives. Please click here for details. Adult Forum meets each Sunday at 9:15 a.m. in the Parish Hall.
Lenten Supper Series—Beloved Community The Civil Rights Movement in the United States, led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., began in the Church. Biblical imperatives lived by people of faith gave the movement its foundation, fire, and perseverance to not turn back. There is still much work to be done to achieve this dream of Beloved Community. This Lent reflect on how you embody God’s agape love in your life and in your community of faith in meaningful and steadfast ways to help a challenged world. Join us in the Parish Hall each Wednesday during Lent, March 13 through April 10, for a potluck supper at 6:00 p.m. followed by our program at 6:40 p.m. Please click here for details.
Evening Prayer on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. We offer a casual Evening Prayer service in the Parish House on Thursday evenings beginning at 5:30 p.m. Following the service, participants are invited to gather for dinner at a local restaurant.
St. John’s Church, 2401 E. Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia
Mailing Address: 2319 E. Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia 23223