Bishop Issues Updated Guidelines for Return to Mass

On May 18, Bishop Caggiano released updated guidelines for parishes for the return to Mass this weekend and going forward.  The full release can be found here. “In a memo to pastors and priests, he outlined the following response: For those who are fully vaccinated, they are no longer required...

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Confession Opportunities for Holy Week 2021

The Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available at the following times during Holy Week: Reconciliation Monday:   St. Mark/St. James/St. Lawrence:  All three churches from 3:00 p.m. till 9:00 p.m.  St. Mark will be hearing confession in the Upper Room on Reconciliation Monday.     Holy Thursday: Confession at St....

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2019-2020 Annual Financial Report Released

The St. Mark Parish Finance Committee is pleased to submit the financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2020. Attached are the Comparative Statements of Financial Position as of June 30, 2020 and 2019 and the Comparative Statements of Activities for the periods July 1, 2019 to June...

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Ladies’ Guild, Knights of Columbus Rosary

St. Mark Ladies Guild will join with the Knights of Columbus in church on Monday, Oct. 12 at 7:00pm to recite the Rosary. After months of lockdown it will be an opportunity to see old friends for its regular October Rosary meeting. Regrettably, because of Covid-19 restrictions, there will be...

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Mass Intentions & Readings for the Week of May 17

Due to the ongoing suspensions of public Masses, new bulletins will not be printed, as there is not enough new information each week to justify doing so. Pertinent information regarding the intentions and readings for the week are below. Mass Intentions for Saturday, May 16 through Sunday, May 24, 2020:...

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Mass Intentions & Readings for Week of May 10

Due to the ongoing suspensions of public Masses, new bulletins will not be printed, as there is not enough new information each week to justify doing so. Pertinent information regarding the intentions and readings for the week are below. Mass Intentions for Saturday, May 9 through Sunday, May 17, 2020:...

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Mass Intentions & Readings for Week of May 3

Due to the ongoing suspensions of public Masses, new bulletins will not be printed, as there is not enough new information each week to justify doing so. Pertinent information regarding the intentions and readings for the week are below. Mass Intentions for Saturday, May 2 through Sunday, May 10, 2020:...

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Parishioners Throw Parade for St. Mark Clergy

More than 100 cars turned out at St. Mark this morning in order to let our priests and deacons know just how much the parish community loves and misses them, hosting a parade that included members of the Stratford police department, fire department and EMS.  For 15 minutes, families in...

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St. Mark School HSA Plant Sale

Hello St Mark Families!   I hope you are doing well during the pandemic and staying healthy and safe.  The week before Mother’s Day is typically when we hold our Mother’s Day Plant Sale. Since we aren’t able to be together as a school community we thought it would be nice...

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