“During the Christian journey, the journey the Lord has invited us to undertake, there is no saint without a past and no sinner without a future." 
Pope Francis
January 20, 2016

Let us offer you His welcome!

“With a tenderness which never disappoints, but is always capable of restoring our joy, He makes it possible for us to lift up our heads and to start anew." -Pope Francis

With Pope Francis, Donald Cardinal Wuerl, and the whole Church of Washington, the community of St. Bartholomew welcomes you to come and share our life with Christ!

Have you been away from the Church? New to the area? Think you’ve received some of the sacraments as a child, but not even sure? Spiritual, but now interested in exploring an experience that’s more concrete?

Come and let us share your life and introduce you to the One who sustains our happiness, joy and communion.

Welcome, and please do come and see!

Pastor:  Fr. Mark Knestout, 301-229-7933

Pastor's Advisory Council (PAC) Chair:  Judy Arcidiacono, 301-461-1893

Hospitality and New in the Pew Chair: Bonnie Perkins, 301-299-8091

His Invitation...

“Jesus said to them, ‘Come and have breakfast’.” (Jn 21:12)

Not ready to come to Mass, but would like to meet a few members of the parish community? You are invited to join us for coffee and doughnuts on Sunday mornings at 9:30AM or 11AM after the Sunday 8:30AM or 10AM Masses. You are also welcome to pray in the Church, especially during our weekly Adoration hours. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Ready to join us?

Kindly fill out our registration packet and return to the rectory.
Parish registration packet (pdf format)




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