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August 2017
August 23, 2017

A Letter from our New Rector

Dear People of St. Mark’s, I am honored and humbled to serve as the 14th Rector of St. Mark’s in the Bowery. Having read St. Mark’s is Dead, written by the talented Ada Calhoun, about the vibrant past of both St. Mark’s and the East Village, I can only begin to imagine the exciting and […]

August 17, 2017

The Legacy of Racism – an article by Parishioner Nell Braxton Gibson

In the summer 2017 issue of  The Episcopal New Yorker, focused on Race, we are reminded that “…for all of you are one in Christ Jesus,” Galatians 3:28. St. Mark’s parishioner, Nell Braxton Gibson, among other friends has contributed an article, “The Legacy of Racism,” on this important and timely issue of justice in the […]

August 16, 2017

Pastoral Message: Violence in Charlottesville

Dear Family of St. Mark’s, All of you were in my thoughts and prayers last Sunday, 13 Aug 2017, while I was away.  I remain heavy hearted and distraught by the horrific acts of violence that took place in Charlottesville this weekend. Indeed, it is not something new, but an all too familiar and shameful […]

August 9, 2017

Parishoner Judy Volkmann Wins Award

St. Mark’s parishioner, Judy Volkmann, has been named the winner of the 2017 Pro Bono Award, jointly presented by Financial Planning and the Foundation for Financial Planning.  An article detailing her extensive contributions to Pro Bono work in Financial Planning has been re-posted here: Judy Volkmann article

August 3, 2017

Earl Giaquinto: Somewhere Over the Rainbow @ Pride 2017 Service