iGiveStMarks

Give to #iGiveStmarks!

Give online or in person by visiting the parish office.  

Give the gift of SOUND - all proceeds up to $50,000 will be used to repair our church's sound system.  Anything we receive above and beyond $50,000 will be used for deferred building maintenance. THANK YOU!

 

DID YOU RECEIVE A MEAL?

Did you receive a freezer meal? It was given to you as a gift of mutual love. 

Please note:

  • The meals were made in a commercial kitchen by a trained cook using strict health and safety protocols.
  • There is no charge.
  • If you know someone who could use a home cooked meal, or you would like another one, simply call us: 208-375-6651 or pop in the parish office Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:00pm.

Peace and love to YOU!

 
Confession is offered on Saturdays from 9:00am-11:00am, Tuesdays at 6:00pm and by appointment.
Daily Mass: 

Monday, 8:15am, Tuesday, 8:00am and 5:30pm, Wednesday, 8:30am

Thursday -Saturday, 8:00am

Sunday Mass:

Saturday Vigil: 5:00pm, Sunday: 8:30am, 11:00am, 5:00pm

Spanish Mass: Every second Sunday, 1:00pm

Vietnamese Mass: Every fourth Sunday, 1:00pm

CLICK BELOW TO REGISTER WITH US

PRAY FOR THE FAITHFULLY DEPARTED

In a special way throughout November, Catholics lift the souls of the faithfully departed in prayer.

Request a Mass by clicking HERE. 

You are invited to list the names of the faithfully departed on our online Book of Life form by clicking HERE. We will print the sheet and place it in our Book of LIfe, which reamains in the church throughout November. Eternal rest grant unto them O Lord.

CLICK BELOW TO REQUEST A MASS


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VOCATIONS CHALICE

Your family is encouraged and invited to take the Vocations Chalice home for one week.

Pray for an increase to the vocation to the priesthood, for our current seminarians, and have a vocations conversation! Click HERE to sign up!

FEED THE HUNGRY WITH ST. MARK'S

FEED THE HUNGRY - PRACTICE WORKS OF MERCY WITH US. *CLICK THE IMAGE BELOW TO SEE HOW*

CHILDREN'S FAITH FORMATION

REGISTER for Faith Formation Programs HERE.

PAY for Faith Formation Programs HERE.

PERPETUAL ADORATION

Please contact Julie Sandrus for more information on our Adoration Chapel, how to visit with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament and how to commit to a Holy Hour: 208-323-0200 or [email protected]

 

St. Mark's Catholic Community Sunday Mass

  Welcome to St. Marks Catholic Community

It is Sunday, November 28, 2021
We are Celebrating on the First Sunday of Advent
Please Join Us

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St. Marks Catholic School Student Mass

Welcome to St. Marks Catholic Communiy
Today is Wednesday, December 1, 2021 in the First Week of Advent
Today we celebrate with the students of St Mark's Cartholic School
Please Join Us

 

St. Mark's Catholic Community's Funeral Mass

Welcome to St. Marks Catholic Community
It is Friday, December 3,  2021
Today We Celebrate the Life of Don Luette
Please Join Us

PARISH COUNCIL

The St. Mark's Parish Council meets every 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm.  The meetings are open to the parish at large, everyone is welcome to attend. 

October Meeting Minutes

December Meeting Minutes 

February Meeting Minutes

April Meeting Minutes

May Meeting Minutes

September Meeting Minutes

Click HERE to meet your 2020-2021 Parish Council Members.

The Year of St. Joseph

The Year of St. Joseph - December 8th, 2020-December 8th, 2021

  • Please click Patris Corde for Pope Franicis' Apostolic Letter of the same name.
  • Please consider reading the letter as a family, or with your small faith community, then discussing the discussion questions found HERE.

 

  • You might also consider writing a letter  to your father, grandfather(s), godfather, or priest, still living, thanking them for their care and love for you
    • If any of the aforementioned are deceased, we’ll have a basket near the altar for letters of Thanksgiving. You are welcome to place in the basket, letters of petition for a father figure as well.

 

 

Works of Mercy - Engage Today

Corporal Works of Mercy Corporal Works of Mercy Spiritual Works of Mercy

Feed the Hungry

with the St. Mark's Food Bank by stocking shelves and greeting those who visit the food bank

Contact Gary Turner for current volunteer needs: [email protected]

 

Clothe the Naked -CCW

Collect: NEW socks for seminarians, hats and scarves for homeless. 

Contact: Natasha Eckhardt: [email protected]

 

 

Pray for the Living and the Dead - Perpetual Adoration Chapel. Our Adoration Chapel is open 24 hours a day. Spend time in front of the Blessed Sacrament. We are always in need of adorers and substitutes for the late night and early morning hours. Contact Julie Sandrus for more information: 208-323-0200 or [email protected]

Feed the Hungry

St. Mark's High School Youth Group -provide dinner for our Sunday night youth group (30-40 people). Meals should be individually plated and ready to serve in Donoghue Hall, Sundays at 6:00pm. The meals can be cooked at home or in the St. Mark’s kitchen.

Contact: Jordan Renfro: j[email protected] 

Clothe the Naked

St. Vincent de Paul -Donate your gently used or new coats by bringing them in to the parish office; there is a clearly marked box in the parish lobby between December-February.

Comfort the Afflicted

Prayer Shawl Ministry

"Craft” shawls which will be delivered to the sick, suffering and homebound. Contact Lise Goertz: [email protected] or  208-440-2028

Feed the Hungry -Corpus Christi

Provide breakfast for the Corpus Christi day shelter.

Dishes are dropped off at the parish school each Monday by 9:30am

Click HERE to sign up. 

Contact: [email protected]

Clothe the Naked 

St. Vincent de Paul- become a home visitor to assess the needs of those calling for assistance with rent, clothing vouchers, bus passes, etc. Training provided.

Contact:  Denise Quintana 972-655-9610 (St. Mark’s)

 

Instruct the Ignorant       

High School Core Team Leader -share your faith with our High School aged young people on Sunday evenings. Contact: Jordan Renfro, [email protected]  

Feed the Hungry-Interfaith Sanctuary Meal Service

Cook and transport a meal to the Interfaith Sanctuary homeless shelter. Each 2nd Saturday of the month (additional evenings available), sign up by clicking HERE

Contact: Scott Walker

[email protected]

208-570-2151

Visit the Sick

Outreach Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministry- provide communion to the homebound.

Contact: Tom Biggens, [email protected]            or 208-869-6364

Counsel the Doubtful and Comfort the Sorrowful

St. Vincent de Paul- Counsel the Doubtful and comfort the sorrowful with home visits by engaging with the poor. We take time be contemplative about each interaction and situation, to respond in ways that don’t just provide material assistance, but point to Christ as the Way/Truth/Life in their time of despair, when they often feel forsaken. Training provided. 

Contact: Denise Quintana 972-655-9610 (St. Mark’s)

Feed the Hungry


St. Vincent de Paul Thanksgiving Food Boxes-
Shop for a meal for the disadvantaged, set up tables at parish, collect full food boxes, work at fairgrounds on distribution day

Contact: Jeanette Jackson, jmagja[email protected]

Visit the Imprisoned

St. Vincent de Paul Reentry Conference- Become a home visitor to assess the needs of those recently released from incarceration. We provide assistance with rent, clothing voucher, bus pass, etc.  Training provided.

Contact: Lynn Kelley, [email protected] 208-890-9766

 

Feed the Hungry

CCW-Funeral Dinners and Coffee Hours

Contact Natasha Eckhardt:  [email protected]

Visit the Imprisoned

Prison Ministry-write letters (during COVID) – children or adults can write a note letting prisoners know they are prayed for NO NEED TO SIGN A NAME OR LIST A RETURN ADDRESS. Letters can be dropped at the parish office for mailing.

Contact: parish office, 208-375-6651

 
 

Visit the Imprisoned

Story Link Prison Ministry-donations of books are always needed, other opportunities available as they arise. 

Contact: May Ann Kojis, [email protected]  208-484-5326