Pohick Episcopal Church

Continuing the Christian Mission of George Washington & George Mason

Fri-Sat, March 29-30

Pohick’s Lenten Supper Series Presents Invite, Welcome, Connect

The internationally acclaimed Invite, Welcome, Connect (IWC) program is coming to Pohick March 29-30! IWC promotes a receptive spirituality and intentional evangelism based on Gospel imperatives. As part of our Lenten Series, the IWC event will help prepare us to launch our strategic planning initiative. All youth and adult parishioners are encouraged to attend this very special weekend event, which will include snacks and lunch Saturday free of charge! The program is free for Pohick parishioners, thanks to the generosity of Dave Coderre, who created the Kiki Coderre Memorial Fund in honor of his late wife Kiki Coderre.

Parishioners please RSVP by Feb 14 to Susan Costa by email or by phone. After that, we will open registration with a fee to the Diocese and public.


Position: Assistant to Priest in Charge

Historic Pohick Episcopal Church, a joyful, warm, and vibrant program-size church in Northern Virginia, is searching for an ordained Episcopal priest with a passion for evangelism, young adult/family ministry, and Christian formation. Ideally the Assistant will have at least two years of experience in a parish setting. Ordained seminary graduates demonstrating strong gifts in these areas may also be considered. … Read More

Recent Sermon

" I pictured Washington in his pew up front, on the left side of the altar; Fairfax on the right; and just across the aisle, Mason. We recognize in them (and share with them) the human motivations of vanity, ambition, and competition. Washington and Fairfax were on opposing sides of the coming Revolution: one a staunch patriot, the other a loyal Tory. Yet, in spite of their differences of opinion, they sat next to one another. They were civil to each other, and listened with respect. Neither did Washington and Mason always see eye to eye. … " Read the sermon: The Sons of Zebedee and Sons of Liberty Transcend Differences to Serve the Common Good

Pohick welcomed four into the Body of Christ on All Saints Sunday, rejoicing in their baptisms!

We baptized and joyfully welcomed four into the Body of Christ this Sunday, as we celebrated the Feast of All Saints! Pictured are our newest saints: Heidi, Violet, Theodore, and Robert — and their families!

Posted by Pohick Church on Monday, November 5, 2018

During the Colonial period, Pohick Church was the congregation of many of our country's most prominent families, including the Washingtons, Masons and Fairfaxes.

Today, as a vibrant parish of several hundred members, we continue their tradition of Christian worship, study and service in the midst of this historic building and its wooded estate.

As you browse through this site, we hope you will catch some of the "Spirit of Pohick"—a Spirit of joy that springs from our common life in Christ.

Please visit us in person, either to worship with us or to join in one of the many events described on these pages. You will be most welcome here in this holy place where past, present and future come together in a unique and inspiring way.

Come be a part of history in the making!

Sunday services, 7:45, 9 & 11:15 am
Sunday School, 10:15 am

9301 Richmond Highway
Lorton, VA 22079
(US 1 & Telegraph Road)

703-339-9884 (Fax)

The Reverend Dr. Lynn P. Ronaldi
Priest In Charge

Upcoming Services & Events

What's New

Saturday, January 26

“CBS This Morning” Airs Segment on Pohick Church and Steven Pruitt

Vestry Retreat in the Vestry House 11 am - 1 pm

Sunday, January 27

Adult Forum on Physical Plant Projects 10:15 am

Sunday, February 3

Adult Inquirer’s Class Begins (every Sunday) 10:15 am

Tuesday, February 12

Potomac Region Clericus at Pohick, 12 pm

Annual Vestry Dinner at Fairfax, 7:30 pm

Sunday, February 17

Boy Scout Sunday at Pohick, all services

Mt. Vernon Birthnight Ball

Monday, February 18

Colonial (1662) Morning Prayer & Breakfast, honoring G. Washington’s Birthday, 8 am

Sunday, February 24

EYC Coffeehouse (youth and local entertainment, snacks) 5 pm -7 pm

Wednesday, February 27

Community of Hope Class on Pastoral Theology and Care, Rev. Lynn+, 6 pm

Tuesday, March 5

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, 5 pm

Wednesday, March 6

Ash Wednesday, Imposition of Ashes, Noon, 4:30 pm, and 7:30 pm

Wednesdays in Lent (March 13, 20, 27 and April 3 and 10)

Lenten Supper Series on “Spiritual Principles and Practices”

(Supper, Program, and Eucharist each Wednesday beginning at 6:30 pm)

Administer this Calendar

Weekly Services & Activities

Serices: 7:45, 9 & 11:15 am

Children's Sunday School: 10:15 - 11:05 am

Inquirer’s Class for Seekers and Newcomers to the Episcopal Faith, February – April (begins February 3). For others, the Inquirer’s Class can also serve as a refresher on Scripture, church history, and Episcopal ethos, belief, and traditions, with lively sharing and discussion.
Youth Group: See Schedule

Eucharist at The Fairfax, 2:15 pm
Healing Service (Eucharist and Anointing) at Pohick Church, 6:30 pm
Boys Scouts, Troop 899, 7 - 8:30 pm

Brotherhood of St. Andrew
Prayer & Bible Study Breakfast 8-9 am

Strength Training, 9:15 am
Yoga Class 10 am

Directions to Pohick Church

From the North:

Take I-395 south to I-95 south to the Fairfax County Parkway exit towards Lorton. Head East until the Road ends at US 1. Turn right and proceed to Telegraph Road. Turn left at this light and make an immediate right into the Church parking lot. If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.

From the South:

Take I-95 North to the Mt. Vernon exit (#161), just after the Occoquan River, towards Lorton. This ramp becomes US 1 North. Proceed about three miles to the corner of US 1 and Telegraph Rd. The Church will be on the right. Turn Right and into the parking lot immediately on the right.If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.

From the West:

Take the Fairfax County Parkway to the Rolling Road exit. Proceed East on Rolling Road across I-95 (just prior to this overpass the road becomes Pohick Road) towards Lorton. Proceed all the way to US 1 and turn left at the light. Go to the next traffic light, which is Telegraph Road/Old Colchester Road. The Church is on the right. Turn Right and into the parking lot immediately on the right. If that lot is full, proceed 1/8 of a mile and turn right into the church's lower parking lot.

About Pohick Church

The mission of Pohick Church is to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ, to advance the role of the Episcopal Church as an active participant in sharing the Gospel, and to create a nourishing Christian community of worship where Christ's love is experienced and taken beyond its walls.

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  • Phone:
    (703) 339 6572
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  • Address:
    9301 Richmond Hwy
    Lorton, VA 22079
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