Arts & Society
D.C. Museum Conveys Communism’s Evils, Human Aspirations for Freedom
Georgetown Christ Church Pilgrimage Ensnared in War Outbreak
November 6, 2023•
Imagine! You finally made it — a devout Christian, you’re on your life-time bucket-list dream trip to the Holy Land — part of a group of 11 fellow parishioners from Christ […]
Georgetown Garden Tour an Inspiration, Despite Rain
May 9, 2022•
Yes it was raining. Yes the blooms were drooping. Yes one had to juggle umbrellas trying not to poke people while negotiating the often narrow garden gates and hidden street […]
92nd Georgetown Garden Tour, Saturday, May 7
May 4, 2022•
Does a flower bloom when there’s no one to see it? Of course, but it’s such a pleasure to see those pale yellows and vibrant reds and dusty pinks at […]
Christ Church Celebrates Key’s Birthday; Plans Sept. 12 Homecoming
August 6, 2021•
The congregation of Christ Church Georgetown gathered Aug. 1 to celebrate the birthday of one of its founders, Frances Scott Key (1779-1843), author of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” who lived on […]
Georgetown News During the COVID-19 Constraints
July 11, 2020•
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‘Wonderful News’: the Rev. Tim Cole Returns Home
March 27, 2020•
The rector of Georgetown’s Christ Church, the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in Washington, D.C., is back home from the hospital.
Grace under Quarantine: Christ Church’s Tim Cole Recovering at Hospital
March 21, 2020•
Cole, 59, was the first Washington, D.C., patient diagnosed with coronavirus on March 7, after being admitted with pneumonia on March 5. He has been isolated ever since.
Christ Church’s Tim Cole Recovering; Wife, Son Test Negative
March 14, 2020•
Though Cole is on the mend, four parishioners have tested positive for the disease, including the church’s organist, Tom Smith.
Georgetown Rector Contracts Coronavirus: D.C.’s First Case
March 8, 2020•
According to Christ Church spokesman Rob Volmer, the Rev. Tim Cole fell ill shortly after attending an Episcopal conference in Louisville on Feb. 22.
Holiday Fun: Georgetown and Beyond
December 4, 2019•
Yuletide magic is luminous in D.C.’s oldest neighborhood. It’s time to fill your Advent calendar with only the best and brightest. From the sparkly to the spiritual, it’s all here […]