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Press Contact Information

Nora Langan, West End Strategy Team
(202) 776-7700

Kevin Eckstrom, Chief Communications Officer
(202) 537-2238

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Learn more about the Cathedral’s photo policy and how to obtain a photo permit.

Press Release Archive


Announcement on the Future of the Lee-Jackson Windows

Posted on September 06, 2017

Dear friends, Two years ago, following a tragic shooting at a church in Charleston, S.C., then-Dean Gary Hall called for the removal of two stained glass windows at the Cathedral that honor Confederate Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson. At that time, we began a process to engage this community in deep questions […]

Dean Hollerith on white supremacists in Charlottesville: Racism grieves the heart of God

Posted on August 12, 2017

The tragic events in Charlottesville today, and the hatred that fueled them, grieve the heart of God.

Cathedral Dean Responds to Presidential Decision to Restrict Transgender Military Service Members

Posted on July 27, 2017

We are stronger as a nation when we respect the identities of all and allow people to serve their country based solely on their ability.

Cathedral Dean Randy Hollerith Responds to Alexandria Shooting

Posted on June 14, 2017

Despite the attention of today’s shooting, we must never forget the 93 Americans who die each day from gun violence.

Canon Theologian Kelly Brown Douglas to lead Episcopal Divinity School

Posted on May 19, 2017

While it is sad to bid farewell to a friend and gifted priest, we know that God’s calling to Kelly will be a gift to the wider church.

Trump Action Will Politicize Churches, Cathedral Dean Says

Posted on May 04, 2017

"This move will politicize churches ... further polarize the people we are attempting to unite.”

Cathedral to Probe Legacy of Robert E. Lee

Posted on March 22, 2017

Moderated by 1A’s Joshua Johnson, Discussion is Part of an Ongoing Series on Racial Reconciliation and Justice 

Cathedral to Host Documentary Featuring Three Tradesmen

Posted on March 22, 2017

"Good Work: Masters of the Building Arts” showcases artisans in the building trades.

Cathedral to Host Mardi Gras Waffle Races

Posted on February 24, 2017

This year’s races will be preceded by a three-day “Waffle Madness” promotion at Open City Café.

Religious Leaders to Convene for Death Penalty Dialogue

Posted on February 01, 2017

Panel features EJ Dionne Jr and arias from Washington National Opera

Dean Randy Hollerith on President Trump’s refugee order

Posted on January 31, 2017

"This deeply troubling action is ... as un-American as it is un-Christian."

Statement by Dean Randy Hollerith

Posted on January 12, 2017

Music is a precious gift that holds the potential to point our hearts toward something larger than the things that divide us.