WELCOME TO ST. MARK’S PARISH
This is the official website of St. Mark’s Parish in the Archdiocese of Vancouver. Our church provides a home for both students and residents living on or near the University of British Columbia Campus (UBC). Whether you are a Catholic Christian looking to further your faith and service, or someone seeking knowledge of the faith and spirituality, you are welcome here! If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Pope Francis’ Easter message: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eHtBzvp8BBw
Also, visit our Faith Formation Page for more interesting articles.
Upcoming Events and Recent Announcements
DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE: Emergency Aid for Nepal
Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Nepal. The destructive 7.8 magnitude earthquake has caused over 10,000 deaths and thousands of injuries. The amount of destruction is overwhelming, and the priority needs are to provide tarps and tents, water, food, sanitation, and hygiene items to the victims. Read more about how you can help here.
Hospitality volunteers needed!! We are looking for hospitality volunteers to assist in welcoming & feeding our community. If you are interested, please introduce yourself to hospitality ministers serving coffee after Mass.
Praying the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Registration is now open for individuals interested praying the Spiritual Exercises as part of our 2015-2016 program. Read more about it here…
Certificate in Catholic Studies
Come and rediscover the rich tradition of the faith and understand its foundations in Scripture – towards witnessing of the faith in our Christian community. Read more here…
RCIA. For those exploring Catholicism and their Christian spiritual journey: We meet at 5pm on Wednesdays at Room 100 on ground floor of the College. If you are interested, please contact Annerose Sims at annerosemsims AT gmail.com.
Jesuit Volunteers of Canada is a year or two of service and living based on the four values of Christian spirituality, social and eco justice, community, and simple living! Click here to read more, and to learn about opportunities.
Science and Faith Reflection Group. The next meeting of our group is scheduled for Tuesday April 14 at 7:30pm. Read more about the group here .