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Ecumenical Ash Wednesday Service at St. Margarets

  Please join us for Ash Wednesday on February 10th. St. Margaret’s church and the Dignity Washington Community will jointly celebrate the Ash Wednesday Mass including the blessing and distribution of ashes 7:00 PM at St. Margaret’s church. All are

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Dignity Stands Against Church Gay Employee Firing

On Sunday January 10, DignityUSA and Dignity/Washington organized a peaceful witness to stand up to a local firing of a parish employee after the Archdiocese of Washington found out he had married his husband. Jeffrey Higgins, the cantor at Mother

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Annual Secret Santa Gift Drive A Great Success

Again this year Dignity/Washington sponsored its annual Secret Santa gift drive that benefited thirty-one children at the Maury School on Capitol Hill. Gifts in the $30 price range were brought until December 6 to St. Margaret’s Social Hall where Santa’s

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Dignity/Washington Celebrates Advent

This year for Advent, we at D/W are poised and ready: “Awaiting the Promise” of Jesus in our world and in our hearts. The Liturgy Committee chose “Awaiting the Promise” as D/W’s Advent theme because we thought it best expressed

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Job Announcement: Communications Coordinator (part-time)

The Dignity/Washington Board of Directors announces that it is seeking to hire a paid part-time Communications Coordinator to promote public awareness of Dignity/Washington and its mission. Communications will focus on current and upcoming activities (as well as reporting on recent

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Dignity/Washington & NoVA Walk to End HIV

Dignity/Washington and Dignity Northern Virginia supported the greater LGBT community Saturday morning Oct. 24 by participating in Whitman-Walker’s Walk to End HIV. The Walk, which supports Whitman-Walker Health, took place on Pennsylvania Ave near the Capitol. Ruthie Shipps, Anne Shipps,

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Pray the Rosary, Sunday September 20

  Please join Chris Schroeder and others at 5:30 p.m., prior to our 6 p.m. Dignity-Washington Mass this Sunday, September 20 to pray the Glorious Mysteries of the Holy Rosary. We will pray the Rosary in front of the transept

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Ice Cream Sunday on August 23

Join Dignity/Washington for a summer ice cream social on August 23.

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Supreme Court Affirms Marriage Equality

“Oh Happy Day” is a well known and loved Christian Spiritual that has been translated into many languages. It is most appropriate for today — a day for marriage equality. Read about the historic Supreme Court decision at these news

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Join Dignity at Pride Interfaith Service on June 9

Join the DC community for the Capital Pride Interfaith Service – Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 7:30 PM Hosted by All Souls Unitarian Church at 16th St. and Columbia Road N.W. ( a couple of blocks north of Meridian Hill Park)

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