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July 2016
July 15, 2016

St. Mark’s Vigil on WNET Channel 13

A team from our local PBS station came to the Gun Violence Awareness Vigil at St. Mark’s on June 29. They filmed parts of the event and conducted an interview with the family members of Jihad Jackson, a 16 year old from Queens who was killed on New Year’s Eve 2015, and whose name was in our yard. […]

July 15, 2016

Prayers for Peace

St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery mourns all those killed, injured, or affected by terror attacks around the world including those in Paris, San Bernardino, Brussels, Orlando, Istanbul, Dhaka, Baghdad, Medina, and the latest attack in Nice, France. We pray for the lives lost and those who continue to suffer lasting physical and emotional wounds. […]

July 13, 2016

Former Presiding Bishop Edmond Browning has died

It is with sadness that we share the news from the Diocese of New York of Former Presiding Bishop Browning’s death. O God, who by the glorious resurrection of your Son Jesus Christ destroyed death, and brought life and immortality to light: Grant that your servant Edmond, being raised with Him, may know the strength […]

July 8, 2016

Search Process Moves to the Next Phase

St. Mark’s is in the midst of a search for our next Rector. The application period closed on Friday, July 1st, and the search committee, made up of members of St. Mark’s, is now reviewing the applications. Please keep them in your prayers. Read more about the search process.