Feast of the Ascension, Thursday, May 30 at 7 p.m.
Ascension Day is one of the major feasts of the church year, when we remember our Lord’s ascension to the right hand of the Father, where even now he reigns. Our guest preacher will be Father Carl Turner, Rector of Saint Thomas, Fifth Avenue.
Parish Picnic, Saturday, June 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Come and join fellow parishioners in a day of fun and good food. We will gather at Gloria Dei (Old Swedes’) at Front & Church Streets. Stay tuned for more details on what you can bring to the festivities.
Family Open House, Sunday, June 2 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saint Mark’s will be sponsoring a Family Open House to highlight our offerings for children, youth, and families. All are encouraged to invite friends to church to learn more about children’s formation. For more details, contact Father Babin.
Choral Evensong & Benediction, Sunday, June 2 at 4 p.m.
Join us for a sung liturgy of prayers, scripture, and music offered by the Parish Choir of Saint Mark’s. Benediction is a time for adoration of the mystery of Our Lord’s Real Presence in the Sacrament. The Canticles will be the Evening Service in A by Herbert Sumsion along with music of Francisco Guerrero, Martin Neary, Sir Edward Bairstow, and Sir Edward Elgar.
June Simple Supper, Tuesday, June 4, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
The June 20s/30s Simple Supper will take place in the Saint Mark's Parish Hall. After a simple Mass and a potluck dinner, we will have a conversation about food insecurity and food justice. All young adults are welcome to attend! For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.