Give us an inquiring and discerning heart
At baptism we pray that the newly baptized will have an inquiring and discerning heart. St. Mark's offers a variety of formation programs throughout the year for adults, in addition to our regular rota of worship and outreach offerings, for the formation of our hearts and minds.
2019 Annual Campaign
Transforming Generosity is our Annual Stewardship Campaign for 2019. Join us as we strive to be a joyful offering to God, the Church, and the world.
Join us for a parish forum with distinguished panelists and a delicious potluck as we celebrate the life of Saint Damien of Moloka'i on All Saints' Sunday.
Autumn Bible Study
During the months of October and November at the Sunday masses the epistle is from the Letter to the Hebrews. Join the rector and others for a Bible Study on this text.
Daily at 12:00 noon
The mass is celebrated daily at St. Mark's. These weekday masses are said, they last approximately a half hour, and they can be very beautiful due to their simplicity.
Pray the Daily Office
The Guild of St. Benedict at St. Mark's is composed of clergy and laity who are devoted to praying the Daily Office.
For Such a Time as This
For Such a Time as This is a call to prayer, fasting, and advocacy on the 21st day of each month. Learn more by watching a video from our Presiding Bishop, the Most Rev'd Michael Curry.
Recent Formation Offerings
We honored a season of creation and explored Franciscan spirituality through Bible Study, the readings of St. Francis, and prayer.
During the month of August at the Sunday masses the Gospel was from St. John's discourse on the Bread of Life. We gathered for a three-week Bible Study on this text.
When we speak of Easter Mystagogy, we speak of interpreting the great mysteries of the faith. It is a great tradition of the church to do this exercise during the season of Easter.
Passion Sunday 2018
On this Sunday the St. Mark's Choir hosted a Lenten Lunch of soups in honor of St. Cyril. Cyril was the bishop of Jerusalem who devised the Holy Week liturgies we celebrate today.
Sundays in Lent 2018
For the Sundays in Lent of 2018 we gathered for a series of discussions on faith, prayer, scripture, and theology.
In this book, Luigi Gioia stresses that prayer is not so much about techniques or methods, but rather building trust that God wants to hear from us and our lives.