December 10, 2016

Final Candidates for Next Rector Selected

The Search Committee for the next Rector of St. Mark’s has officially completed their work. They have proposed final candidates to the Vestry. After approval by the Bishop, the Vestry will interview the final candidates. Thank you to members of the search committee: Amelia Anderson, Nanette Pezzutti, Mark Sullivan, Luke Bauman, Monica-Lisa Mills, Sophia Bryant-Scott, Dolores Schaefer, Joo […]

November 5, 2016

Stewardship Season Begins

As we enter stewardship season, we ask that you prayerfully consider all the ways in which the church and community have impacted your lives. As a community, we offer a diverse and inclusive space for worship, service, social justice activism, and celebration of the arts. We accept all who wish to experience God as part […]

October 13, 2016

The Third Street Preschool in the West Yard

The Third Street Preschool had its second Family Gardening Day on October 9, 2016. Over 20 families joined in to rake, plant, and beautify the West Yard. Children and parents alike worked hard and enjoyed themselves making a visible difference in the space.

September 19, 2016

We Will Have A Ramp!

Trinity Church Wall Street recently donated $35,000 to the Ramp It Up! campaign. Coupled with the loan from the Diocese of New York and the generous donations of parishioners, their families and friends, local businesses and institutional donors, we now have the funds necessary to break ground and build an accessibility ramp! However, your contributions […]

August 18, 2016

St. Mark’s Joins Interfaith Support for Queens Mosque

St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery mourns with the community of the Al-Furqan Jame Masjid, whose imam, Alauddin Akonjee, and assistant, Thara Miah, were shot and killed after prayers on August, 13, 2016. We, along with East Side Interfaith religious leaders sent a letter of support, that reiterated a Joint Affirmation statement written by the group […]

August 5, 2016

Update on The Ramp It Up! Campaign

The Ramp It Up! campaign to raise funds for a permanent accessibility ramp is now online! Read more about the project and consider making a donation. You can also help us spread the word to friends of St. Mark’s. Visit our Facebook page to find a shareable image and explanation of the project. We are […]

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.

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