A Message for Memorial Day
Memorial Day ensures that the conflicts that have shaped our nation’s character will not pass from our national memory. It reminds us that these conflicts have a cost, measured in the loss and upheaval of human lives. We set aside time on Memorial Day to reflect on all the consequences of that cost, remembering that it would be even greater without the dedication of those who have served, even died, for the safety of others. Keep reading »
Sunday, May 26 11:15 am
Washington National Cathedral is called to serve as the spiritual home for the nation. The Cathedral is a national treasure and an architectural feat, a place of stunning beauty built to inspire. Inside, artwork and exhibits tell the American story of faith. Outside, you can explore gardens and grounds shared with three outstanding schools—or peer with gargoyles from the city’s highest point.
This is a place for spiritual enrichment above all, whether you come here for worship, a concert, a pilgrimage, or an insightful program. It is a place open to all.
It is open to you.