This Sunday at Saint Mark's

Trinity Sunday, May 27

8 a.m. - Low Mass

A spoken service with traditional-language in the Lady Chapel, with sermon

Sermon by Mother Johnson

9 a.m. - Family Mass

A contemporary-language service in the Nave, with music sung by the Boys & Girls Choir, congregational hymns, and sermon

Sermon by Mother Takacs

How dazzling fair – Charles Wood (1866-1926)
(Sung by an ensemble from the Parish Choir)

11 a.m. - Solemn High Mass

A contemporary-language service at the High Altar, with music sung by the Parish Choir, chant and incense, congregational hymns, and sermon

Sermon by Father Mullen

Missa Eliensis – Arthur Wills (b. 1926)
Hymn to the Trinity – Kenneth Leighton (1929-1988)
Worthy art thou, O Lord – Healey Willan (1880-1968)
Te Deum in C – Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)

Posted on May 21, 2018 .

Upcoming at Saint Mark's

Annual Parish Picnic, Saturday,  June 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join fellow parishioners at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) Episcopal Church, for a day of food, fun, and fellowship! Saint Mark’s will provide fried chicken, as the main dish, and soda while parishioners are invited to bring salads, side dishes, and desserts. Gloria Dei has ample parking and is located at 916 Swanson Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19147.

20s/30s Simple Supper, Tuesday,  June 5 at 6:30 p.m.
The 20s/30s will gather in the home of Laurel and Paul Lorenz, just around the corner from Saint Mark's, for their June Simple Supper. For more details and to RSVP click here.

Choral Evensong & Benediction, June 10 at 4 p.m.
Come celebrate with the Combined Choirs of Saint Mark’s for the last choral service of the program year. Evensong is a sung liturgy of prayers and scripture and Benediction is a time for adoration of the mystery of Our Lord’s Real Presence in the Sacrament. The Canticles are Evening Service in F by Harold Friedell along with music of Rheinberger, Cecilia McDowall, Henry Balfour Gardiner, and Andrew Fletcher.

20s/30s Spring Retreat, Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16
The Spring Retreat will take place at
Wapiti, the diocesan retreat center on the Chesapeake Bay in Cecil County, Maryland. Sign up here and let us know if you are able to carpool!

Posted on May 21, 2018 .