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)

We meet in a hybrid format- simultaneously in-person and on Zoom. Please subscribe to our mailing list for weekly updates on the service format and for the links to join

Scheduling note: we are currently in transition between priests and are holding services on a limited schedule. Our next service will be on August 1, 2021.

To get the recurring Zoom meeting invite, subscribe to our e-newsletter.


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


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.