• 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


June 4th @ 7pm

We'll be meeting at FireFlies on Mount Vernon Avenue for another great evening of food & drink (optional), fun, fellowship, and good old-fashioned hymns. 
Bring your family, bring a friend!

dc pride

DC Pride Interfaith Service

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Time: 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Calvary Baptist Church, 755 8th St NW

Featured Speakers:  Rev. Sally Sarratt and Rev. Maria Swearingen, Senior Ministers and Co-Pastors, Calvary Baptist Church

The 34th Annual Pride Interfaith Service is a gathering of LGBT People of Faith and Allies.
This “integrated service” respectfully demonstrating the breadth, depth, and sincerity of our faith.