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Recent News

Cathedral Applauds Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage

June 26, 2015 — "Today’s Supreme Court’s decision is a momentous step forward in the long journey towards marriage equality. Nevertheless, we in the faith community have much work yet to do as we seek to end all discrimination against the LGBT community in America and the world." Read full statement »

Removal of Stained Glass Windows That Honor Confederate History

On Sunday, June 28, 2015 the Very Rev. Gary Hall, Dean of Washington National Cathedral, received a standing ovation for his sermon that included his thoughts on the removal of the stained glass windows. Read June 25 statement >>

Statement on Shootings at Emanuel AME Church

June 22, 2015 — "We and all people of good will are compelled to name this tragedy for what it is: the product of the conjoined sins of racism and violence." Read full statement >>