The Choir of Selwyn College, Cambridge Concert, Wednesday, July 17 at 7:30 p.m.
As part of their 2019 United States tour, the Choir of Selwyn College, Cambridge will present a concert entitled, Times & Seasons: a Choral Journey through the Liturgical Year. The concert will feature music by Bryd, Tallis, Aleotti, Eric Whitacre, Cecilia McDowall, Eleanor Daley, and Philip Stopford.
Sixth Annual Young Episcopalians Garden Party, Thursday, July 18 at 6 p.m.
All young adults are invited to this event where the Saint Mark’s 20s/30s will join with young adults from other Center City parishes for an evening of fun and fellowship. The Garden Party will be held at Episcopal Community Services (ECS) and please visit the Garden Party Facebook event for more details.
The Feast of St. James the Apostle, Thursday, July 25
At the 12:10 p.m. Low Mass on the Feast of St. James the Apostle, Saint Mark’s will place a newly gifted relic of St. James the Apostle in a recently created sepulcher, which is a small cavity cut into the stone beneath the center of the High Altar. Traditionally, relics are placed in or under altars, and we will place relics of St. Mark the Evangelist and St. John Neumann, the 19th century Roman Catholic Bishop of Philadelphia, along with the relic of St. James.
Foot Care Day, Saturday, July 27 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
The Soup Bowl is hosting its annual Foot Care Day, Saturday, July 27 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall. This year the event will be co-hosted by Pastor Violet Little and the Welcome Church. We’re giving out hundreds of pairs of socks and will have podiatrists, podiatry residents, and nurses on hand to wash and screen our guests’ feet. If you’re interested in joining us or learning about this much needed outreach, please email Jeremy Hutcheson.