Friendship Arch Chinatown, courtesy of Destination DC


26th Festival of Homiletics - 2018 Washington, D.C.

"Preaching and Politics"

  • Connection Housing is handling all of our hotel courtesy blocks. Please visit their dedicated site for all of your lodging needs. We hope you like this new service we are offering.
  • For any room night request outside of the F.O.H dates; please contact Eric Cole-Layton at and he will be able to assist you.

  • Please direct any questions pertaining to housing to Connections Housing at 404-842-0000.


  • Courtesy Blocks: Connections Housing has compiled this list of area hotels that have given us a courtesy blocks, or discounted rates. The hotels listed offer a variety of prices and amenities. Some of the hotels are within walking distance to the venues. More distant locations are along a bus route or Metro line.
  • Alternative Housing: This is by no means a comprehensive list of hotels in the area. Please check out Destination DC for a complete listing of all Area Hotels D.C. You can also check out Airbnb or Tripadvisor. The list of options is endless.
  • - This is a Washington, D.C. Downtown Area interactive map that also lists the hotels! To help orient yourself make note that the main venues are all on or around Thomas Circle.