On June 16, St. Columba's will celebrate our all-star Director of Children’s Ministries Pattie Ames on her last Sunday with us. Join us for food and fun in the courtyard (or Great Hall if it rains) immediately following both the 9:15 and 10:30 am services (from 9:45 am-12:30 pm). If you’d like to help with the festivities, please contact Jennifer Turner.Learn More
Welcome to St. Columba's!
St. Columba’s is a lively community of faith engaged in many ministries. Your presence here is a gift. Are you …
• New to Washington? New to Christianity or the Episcopal Church?
• Searching … for a comfortable church home for yourself or your family?
• Interested … in exploring your faith, doubts and life’s big questions?
• Hoping to serve … those in need, to make a difference in the world?
We are here for you … Welcome to St. Columba’s!
Curious about our programs for children, youth, adult formation, music, or community engagement? Text “COLUMBA” to 22828, submit your email address, and learn more about us.
Come Worship With Us This Week
Church Nave (map)
8 am – A quiet and intimate Eucharist with a sermon, but no music.
9:15 am – Eucharist with a Gospel story-time and music designed for preschool children and their families.
10:30 am – Eucharist with a summer vibe, featuring our summer singers and ringers.
Come as you are!
Join us for cold beverages, doughnuts and fellowship in the Common after each service.
8:30 am – Monday - Friday
in St. Aidan's Chapel
In Fall 2018, St. Columba’s convened Committee on Mission, Vision and Strategic Planning to evaluate the Church’s programs, ministries and parish life, formulate a statement of Mission and Core Values, and develop a Vision for St. Columba’s that would facilitate strategic planning. Our goal was to engage parishioners, congregational leaders, clergy, and staff in an honest appraisal of St. Columba’s current strengths and weaknesses, and inspire all stakeholders at the Church to reflect upon how God is calling us to grow.Learn More
Come Visit Us!
We are located at 4201 Albemarle St., NW, one block west of Wisconsin Ave. and just north of the intersection of Wisconsin and Nebraska Aves. (Tenley Circle).
Metro: Take the Red Line to the Tenleytown/AU station. Use the west exit, and head south on Wisconsin Avenue. Turn right onto Albemarle Street and walk one block to the church.
Parking: Street parking is easy to find on most days. There is a small church parking located on Butterworth Place, which is available on Sunday mornings and weekday evenings.
Accessibility: On Sundays, there is an accessible drop-off/pick-up area in front of the 42nd Street entrance. There is accessibility from the parking lot (where there are reserved handicapped spaces). Come in through the Nursery School entrance. There is an elevator at the end of that hall.
Get in Touch
We'd love to hear from you.
Parish Office4201 Albemarle St., NW
Washington, DC 20016
Monday – Thursday: 9 am to 4 pm
Friday: 9 am to 1 pm
For pastoral emergencies after office hours, please call 202-669-4856 to reach a member of the clergy.