Fourth Sunday of Easter
Holy Eucharist
Sunday, May 3, 11:15 am
Join us for the celebration of the Holy Eucharist on the Fourth Sunday of Easter. The Right Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde preaches and the Very Rev. Randolph Marshall Hollerith presides. Watch Sunday »


Online Retreat
Making Home Your Monastery
Sunday, May 3, 12:30 pm
Your home and a Zoom room will be our Monastery for the day. Together we will explore different aspects of making a meaningful retreat and you will create a template for yourself to use for future retreats at home, while finding the spaces you need to retreat today. Register now »
Listening for God and Centering Prayer
Tuesdays, 5:30 pm and 6 pm
On Tuesday evenings, the Center for Prayer and Pilgrimage will live-stream Listening for God, followed by Centering Prayer on their Facebook page. Visit the Center for Prayer and Pilgrimage's Facebook page »

Honest to God
Father James Martin
Tuesday, May 5, 8 pm
Join Father James Martin, SJ for conversation and discussion. Fr. Martin is a Jesuit priest and editor at large at America magazine. He is the author of Jesus: A Pilgrimage and Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Sensitivity and CompassionRegister now »
Meditation Circle
COVID-19, I Hear Your Call
Monday, May 11, 7 pm
At this extraordinary time, join the circle to learn ways to clear fears, center and listen. We will go into our hearts, connect to the inner flame, and share our light with family, friends and the world. RSVP now »
Help light the Cathedral for
Mother's Day
Give your mom a bouquet as big as the Cathedral this Mother’s Day! In partnership with Atmosphere Inc., we’re lighting the Cathedral in celebration of moms each night from May 5 to May 10 (weather permitting). Make a donation in honor of a woman who has served a memorable role in your life and your honoree will receive a special photograph of the illuminated Cathedral delivered to her inbox on May 10. Donate now »
New Podcast
Tower Talks
Learn more about Washington National Cathedral through this new podcast. Listen to interviews of the people closest to this grand place. Available wherever you find your favorite podcast. Listen now »
Just for Fun
Online Cathedral
Visit your online cathedral to connect with our community, join us for worship and explore the Cathedral's grand and glorious spaces. This week, explore the beauty of God’s creation in the peaceful gardens and wooded walkways on the 57 acres of the Cathedral Close. Explore now »
Chapel Pilgrimages
Good Shepherd Chapel
Explore the beloved Good Shepherd Chapel, the Cathedral's tiniest chapel, with the Rev. Patrick Keyser. Watch now »
Support All Hallows Guild
Virtual Flower Mart
Flower Mart has been a Cathedral tradition for more than 80 years. Although we cannot be together the first weekend of May as planned, you can still shop online at one of our gift vendors - who will donate 20% of the sale to All Hallows Guild. Look for the logo next to their name and use code FLOWERMART. Shop now »
In case you missed it
Sermon by the Very Rev. Randolph Marshall Hollerith
The Very Rev. Randolph Marshall Hollerith preached at the celebration of the Holy Eucharist on the Third Sunday of Easter. Watch now »
Support our Ministries
Virtual Donation Plate
The COVID-19 crisis has disrupted life for everyone, and we know this is a difficult time for many. Closing our doors has resulted in a significant financial loss, but you can help the Cathedral continue to provide comfort and hope for the nation. Will you take a moment to ensure the Cathedral’s ability to serve our nation? Give now »


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