• Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church
  • Commonwealth Baptist Church

All are welcome, no exceptions.

Commonwealth Baptist is an open and affirming church in the Rosemont neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, close to Old Town and Del Ray. We are a loving Christian community focused on worship, service, and uncommon compassion. No matter who you are, you are welcome here.

Your First Visit

  • Worship is from 11am to 12pm on Sunday. Come as you are! Some of us wear suits, others t-shirts and flip-flops. What to expect >>
  • We welcome and affirm all people in our worship and mission regardless of age, race, gender, sexual identity, economic status, or social standing. Who we are >>
  • We are a progressive community of faith dedicated to fellowship, growth, and service. What we believe >>
  • Bring the kids! We offer Sunday School, professional childcare, and children are welcome in worship. Learn more >>
  • We have a full parking lot behind the church, and plenty of street parking. Click here for directions to Commonwealth Baptist Church from your home.

Latest News and Events


Blessing of the Backpacks

We will be saying a prayer of blessing for all students from preschool to grad school, as well as the teachers who will lead their classes.  Bring your backpack or satchel this Sunday, August 30th.


Beer & Hymns - October 4th

Join us for our inaugural Beer & Hymns night!  Every Sunday evening, beginning October 4th at 7pm, we will meet at Fireflies on Mount Vernon Avenue to enjoy drinks of your choice, and some good old-fashioned hymns.  Contact Marty for more information.