Christ Church Georgetown

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Rector's Welcome

Welcome to Christ Church, Georgetown!  Whether you are a life-long Christian or just inquiring about or beginning that wonderful and exciting journey of faith, here at Christ Church you will know welcome, love, respect, and belonging.






Welcome to Christ Church, Georgetown! Whether you are a long-time Christian, seeking to renew a relationship with God, renewing one from a past time, or are on a path of seeking and discovery, we are happy to welcome you to this community of faith. As Episcopalians, we are anchored in the one, holy, catholic and apostolic faith. We are a people of resurrection faith. More

The current Adult Forum explores the topic of Resurrection Faith and features a variety of speakers.
We provide programming several times a year to support the spiritual enrichment of parents, especially in regard to the faith development of children and youth.
Through the support of the parish, we are fortunate to offer a wonderful and comprehensive Sunday School and youth group program for children from age 3 through the 12th grade.

Christ Church in the Community

We are commanded as Christians to love God and to love our neighbors as ourselves. We can heed God's call to love our neighbors by serving other members of our local and global communities, especially the poor, the hungry, the homeless, and the lonely. More

Join Christ Church

We invite you with joy to join this community of faith! Baptism is the only requirement for full membership in the Episcopal Church and baptism in any denomination is accepted if it was performed with water and in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. More

December, 2014                                                                                                            

Rector's Retirement

On January 23, the Reverend Stuart A. Kenworthy announced his plans to retire after serving 23 years as the 20th Rector of Christ Church, Georgetown.  He entered those duties on September 1, 1991.  His last day was All Saints' Sunday, November 2, 2014.  

Interim Rector

On August 3, 2014, the Senior Warden announced that the Vestry has entered into an agreement with the Right Reverend Peter James Lee to serve as Interim Rector of Christ Church Georgetown while the search for a 21st Rector is in progress.  Bishop Lee began his service as Interim Rector on November 17, 2014.   He retired in 2009 after serving for 25 years as Bishop of the Diocese of Virginia.  Since then, Bishop Lee has served as Interim Dean of Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, of General Theological Seminary in New York, of the American Cathedral in Paris, and Bishop Provisional (Interim Bishop) of the Episcopal Diocese of East Carolina.

Search Committee Announced

On May 20, 2014, the Vestry appointed Ms. Susan M. Davies and Mr. I. Guyman Martin III to co-chair the Search Committee for a 21st Rector.  On October 3, the Senior Warden announced the Vestry's appointment of the remaining ten members of the Committee.  They are Cynthia M. Anthony, Thomas L. Birch, Thomas E. Crocker, Stephen J. Hadley, Rupert Hammond-Chambers, Mary N. AMolly@ Peacock, Elizabeth H. Swenson, Frances Symes, Raymond Tanter, and Sally Squires Wilhelm.  For the present, communications intended for the Search Committee can be sent to

All Parish Forum

A second Search Committee Forum will be held in Keith Hall at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 7, to offer information on the process to be followed in identifying a 21st Rector of Christ Church, Georgetown, and to listen to views expressed by those present.


Christ Church, Georgetown: a community of faith of the Episcopal tradition