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.
21st CENTURY: NOW WHAT? SERIES: A Call to Leadership: A Faithful Journey
Join us for an evening with His Honour Graydon Nicholas, as he shares his personal faith journey. Read more here.
Where and when: Regent College Lecture Hall; Thursday September 11th 2014, 7pm – 8.30pm
Science and Faith Reflection Group. Our first meeting of the fall 2014 term will be on September 9, 2014. Read more here .
Parish Volunteers Needed – The parish needs volunteers to serve as Lectors, Eucharistic Ministers, Altar Servers and Sacristians. Please let Felix Durity or the parish office know if you are interested, or use the sign-up sheet at the entrance table.
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.
Read about Brother Guy, Jesuit Astronomer in this article: “Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno Wins Carl Sagan Medal from the American Astronomical Society”…
Have a look at Brother Guy’s TED talk here
Project Advance 2014
Live gratefully, give generously. Project Advance offers the opportunity to recognize the call of the Gospel and respond in a positive manner. It’s easy to give online by visiting www.rcav.org/giving and designate your parish as the recipient. Read more about it here…
Bible Study. Bible study resumes Sept, 16 at 7:30 in the Chapel. The text book is “Revelation for everyone” by N.T. Wright. Participants will need to purchase a copy of this text. If interested, please register and order the book with Lioba Na at the Parish Office.
Fall meeting dates are Thursdays September 4, 18, October 2, 16, 30, November 13, 27, and December 11. We meet from 7-9 pm in the Music Room at St. Mark’s College.
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