Welcome to Peace of Christ Parish – Looking for a parish with meaningful liturgy and welcoming people who have come together to worship God and to work as a community dedicated to service? For information on registering with the parish, please visit our registration page.

Easter Retreat 

Vow of Nonviolence forms can be mailed to:

Pax Christi USA
415 Michigan Ave. NE, Suite 240
Washington, DC 20017-4503

Year of The Peace of Christ

During the year from now through December 1, 2014, we will commemorate 1000 years worth of anniversaries relative to the Peace of Christ as it has touched our Church, our parish, and ourselves.  The link below lists those anniversaries as well as a different aspect of the Peace of Christ for our focus each month.  Also given are related events that will take place and Spiritual and Temporal ways in which we may observe them -2014 Schema

Introducing the all new CARD SHOP

Buy prepaid Gift Cards to use for daily expenses such as prescriptions, big expenses such as trips and even gifts. Each card will help our parish and school earn CASH! It’s that simple! Stop by the Peace of Christ Parish Office today and start earning for POC.



Mass Times

Saturday 4:30 p.m. St. James
Sunday 8:00 a.m. St. James
  9:00 a.m.* St. John
  9:45 a.m.* St. Ambrose
  11:00 a.m. St. John
  5:00 p.m. St. Ambrose
Monday 7:45 a.m. St. James
Tuesday 9:15 a.m. St. Ambrose
Wednesday 7:45 a.m. St. James
  12:10 p.m. St. John
Thursday 7:00 a.m. St. John
  9:15 a.m. St. Ambrose
Friday 12:15 p.m. St. Ambrose

*Children's Liturgy of the Word except during summer months

Sacrament of Penance

Saturday 3:45 - 4:15 p.m. St. James
Sunday 8:15 - 8:45 a.m. St. John
  4:15 - 4:45 p.m. St. Ambrose
The Sacrament of Penance can also be scheduled by contacting a priest.


Upcoming Events


Save the Date

Chicken Barbeque
Friday, Oct. 3
$10 Dinner
St. John Neumann School.  More details to come.

Outreach Listening Campaign

A Parish Outreach Listening Campaign will be conducted from Sept. 7 through Oct. 25th to look at our Vision of the Future for POC. The objectives of the Campaign are to help our faith community facilitate building and strengthen our relationships and our communities and to identify our common interests and concerns for ourselves, parish, neighborhood and beyond. 

Movie Night     

Please join the Adult Faith Formation’s first movie presentation for the season!  Heaven is for Real “recounts the true story of a small town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son’s extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world.”  We look forward to young Colton’s sharing of his amazing journey.The movie will be shown in St. John’s Hall from 4 PM to 7 PM on Sunday, September 28.  Popcorn, soda and pizza will be served.  For anyone interested, there will be an opportunity for sharing and discussion afterward.  The movie is rated PG. 

Parish Pictorial Directory Portraits 

The Parish is creating a new Pictorial Directory.  There is no cost to have your portraits taken, and you will receive a complimentary 8 x 10 portrait and directory. Additional portraits may be purchased. 
Friday, September 19
  2:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 20
  10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All Parishioners are encouraged to be in the Directory.
Click Art Cut below to schedule an appointment.