St. Columba's Episcopal Church

Upcoming Events

September 23

Great Hall Family Social

Please join us for a special evening out for all Great Hall families on Sat., Sept. 23, from 4-8 pm at the home of Bronwyn…


September 23

Art All Night!

St. Columba’s has been invited by Tenleytown Main Streets to participate in “Art All Night: Made in DC” this year!

On Sat., Sept. 23, 7-9…


September 26

“Healing the Heart of Democracy”

Come join in the conversation with Congressman Tim Ryan and Sharon Salzberg (author of “Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection) on Tues., Sept. 26…


September 26

Branches Meditation Group

“I am the vine, you are the branches.”
John 15:5.

You are invited to join members of the Discernment ministry for meditation, sharing in…


September 27

Mothers’ Group

St. Columba's Mothers' Group is a community of women who seek to strengthen our faith by sharing our experiences as mothers. We meet in…


September 30

Labyrinth Walk

Come experience our labyrinth, our newest tool for spiritual growth, self-reflection, stress reduction and quieting the mind. No experience necessary! We only ask that you…


October 1

Fall Parish Gathering

All Hands on Deck!

Gather with your fellow parishioners on Sun., Oct. 1 at 10:15 am in the Church Nave to learn more about our…


October 1

Environment Committee

Come to St. C's Environment committee meeting on Sun., Oct. 1 at 12:30 pm in Rm 212.

Join us as we continue to plan…


October 1

Blessing of the Animals

On Sunday, October 1 at 5 pm, St. Columba’s holds its annual Blessing of Animals in celebration of the feast day of St. Francis of…


October 2

First Monday Prayer Group

You are invited to join the First Monday Prayer Group to listen for God’s call through reflection and prayer on a selected scripture passage. We meet…


October 8

Newcomer Tour and Talk

All are invited to attend this informal building tour on the second Sunday of each month. From what’s that big mobile hanging in the Common?…


October 8

Second Tuesday Grate Patrol

Looking for a way to serve? Sign up for a volunteer opportunity to support our Grate Patrol ministry, St. C's partnership with The Salvation Army…


October 14


The Sticks-in-Stitches group meets regularly the second Saturday of each month from 10 am-12 noon in the Lounge at Friendship Terrace (2nd floor). Bring your…


October 18

Benedictine Cell

Based on the 5th-century Rule used by monastic communities for well over a thousand years, the Benedictine Cell employs this surprisingly sturdy model for using…


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