Welcome!

St. Barnabas Deaf Church

C/O Church of the Ascension

205 S. Summit Ave

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

NOTE: we meet in the white chapel on corner of 355 and Summit Ave (not the big red brick church)

Until further notice, we are meeting via Zoom.

Scheduling change: On the first and third Sunday of the month, we meet at 11:30 AM, joining the nation-wide Episcopal Conference of the Deaf worship service. On the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month, we meet at 10 AM independently.

(This is a change from our initial schedule announcement. Sorry for the confusion.)

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Welcome to our church, a mission within the the Episcopal Diocese of Washington. ASL is the primary language.

The Rev. Elizabeth "Libby" Bagioni, Priest-In-Charge




Our Partners in Deaf Ministry:

Church of the Ascension our host church

Episcopal Conference of the Deaf serves as a central clearing house concerning all aspects of work among Deaf people in the Episcopal Church.

National Cathedral offers ASL interpreters upon request, and regularly on Christmas Eve, Christmas and Easter.

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