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Second Sunday Book Group: Skid Road

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SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 1 P.M., Cathedral House 210 or via Zoom We’ve chosen Josephine Ensign’s, “Skid Road: On the Frontier of Health and Homelessness in an American City (2021), for our March 13 discussion. Ensign, a professor in the School of Nursing, University of Washington, informs us that Seattle has the third highest homeless population in the United States and per capita probably the highest. How can we reconcile Seattle as a progressive city with a city where homelessness is … Read More

Compline on the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022

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Compline on the Third Sunday after the Epiphany | January 23, 2022, 9:30 p.m. Order of Service  |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here.  The Order of Service and repertoire may be found at: https://complineunderground.wordpress.com/2022/01/23/compline-2022-the-third-sunday-after-the-epiphany/ January 23, 2022 • The Third Sunday after the Epiphany ORISON (see HYMNS): Blessed Jesus, at thy word we are gathered (Tune: LIEBSTER JESU) – mel. Johann Ahle (1625-1673); harm. George Palmer (1846-1926) PSALM 19 – Plainsong, Tone III.4 HYMN: O Christ, the Word Incarnate (Tune: MUNICH) … Read More

The Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022

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The Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Funeral Liturgy for Joy Goodenough, January 21, 2022

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Funeral Liturgy for Joy Eden Goodenough | January 21, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Sledding & Snowballs & Snow Angels

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 30, 2:30–4:30 P.M. Middle School and High School youth (and families) are invited to a sledding, snowball fight, snow angel extravaganza up in the mountains after church at the end of the month. When: Sunday, January 30th, 2:30PM-4:30PM (We will meet at the Easton Reload Parking area). Where: Easton Reload Sno-Park *subject to change based on conditions so RSVP! About 75-90min from Seattle RSVP here (Even a “maybe” is helpful so we can communicate changing plans as needed with weather/Covid) How to get there: At this … Read More

Funeral Liturgy for Kazuyo Makimura, January 17, 2022

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Funeral Liturgy for Kazuyo Makimura | January 17, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Compline on the Second Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022

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Compline on the Second Sunday after the Epiphany | January 16, 2022, 9:30 p.m. Order of Service  |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here.  The Order of Service and repertoire may be found at: https://complineunderground.wordpress.com/2022/01/16/compline-2022-the-second-sunday-after-the-epiphany/ January 16, 2022 • The Second Sunday after the Epiphany ORISON (H 135): Songs of thankfulness and praise (Tune: SALZBURG) – mel. Jakob Hintze (1622-1702); harm. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) PSALM 36:5-10 – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976) HYMN 138: All praise to you, O Lord (Tune: … Read More

The Second Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022

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The Second Sunday after the Epiphany, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Theologian-in-Residence for 2022: The Rev. Dr. Hillary Raining

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A MESSAGE FROM DEAN THOMASON Dear friends, It is my delight to share the news that The Rev. Dr. Hillary Raining will serve as Saint Mark’s Theologian-in-Residence for the coming year. In this role, Dr. Raining will bring her manifold gifts and considerable experience as she engages the cathedral community at periodic intervals as theologian, priest, preacher, teacher, and ministry consultant. We look forward to her presence among us, which will be virtual initially, with travel to Seattle coming later … Read More

Annual Parish Meeting

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SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 12:30-3 P.M. Join in the 2022 Annual Parish Meeting, in person or by Zoom. We will elect new members to the parish vestry as well as delegates and alternates to Diocesan Convention. We’ll also hear ministry reports, and the 2022 budget. This is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate our vibrant parish. Vestry candidate bios can be found here. The meeting agenda can be found here: Agenda Annual Meeting 2022. Minutes from the 2021 Annual Meeting can be … Read More

Compline observing the Baptism of Our Lord, 2022

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Compline observing the Baptism of Our Lord | January 9, 2022, 9:30 p.m. Order of Service  |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here.  The Order of Service and repertoire may be found at: https://complineunderground.wordpress.com/2022/01/09/compline-2022-the-first-sunday-after-the-epiphany-the-baptism-of-jesus/ January 9, 2022 • The First Sunday after the Epiphany: The Baptism of Jesus ORISON (see HYMNS): ‘I come,’ the great Redeemer cries (Tune: THIS ENDRIS NYGHT) – English melody; harm. Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) and Martin Fallas Shaw (1875-1958) PSALM 89:1-2, 20-29 – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014) … Read More

The First Sunday after Epiphany, 2022

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The First Sunday after Epiphany, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Following Jesus to a New Counter-Cultural, Post-Pandemic Normal

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO SATURDAY, JANUARY 15, 2022, 9:30 A.M.–3 P.M., in person in Bloedel Hall OR online via Zoom A Saturday gathering led by Bishop Jennifer Baskerville-Burrows The year 2022 is already being called “the year of all things,” as the world attempts to catch up on two years of pandemic postponements. But Jesus, ever attentive to the present moment, calls us to liberation from the tyranny of being overcommitted and offers us the invitation to rest, heal, and be … Read More

Saint Mark’s at the 2022 Seattle MLK Jr. Day Rally & March

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UPDATED WITH TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 2022, 11 a.m. Rally; 12:30 p.m. March Starts At the Garfield High School Front Parking Lot on 23rd Grab your walking shoes and join us at the 2022 MLK Jr Rally and March in Seattle on Monday, January 17. This year will mark the 39th year of the event honoring Dr. King’s legacy. Due to COVID, Garfield High School is CLOSED. There will be porta-potties (including an accessible unit), so please plan accordingly. Please … Read More

The Inquirers’ Class Returns for Spring 2022

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SIX SUNDAY MEETINGS, 12:30–2 P.M., BEGINNING MARCH 6, 2022, AND CONTINUING THROUGH PALM SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2022  IN-PERSON IN BLOEDEL HALL OR ONLINE VIA ZOOM, registration required No matter where you are on your journey, consider attending this two-class series, facilitated by clergy, where we will explore together the basics of the Christian faith through the Episcopal lens. Whether you are new to Saint Mark’s, or just interested in sharing and learning, you are welcome. The current series will meet at 12:30 p.m. on: … Read More

Twelfth Night Liturgy, 2022

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Twelfth Night Celebration & Burning of the Greens | Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at 6:30 p.m.  Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Following the Magi: Exploring and Celebrating Dimensions of Culture

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TWO WEDNESDAYS: JANUARY 19 AND 26, BOTH 6:45-8:15 P.M., in Bloedel Hall and via Zoom The season of Epiphany is a time of unveiling, light, and revelation. On Wednesdays, January 19 & 26, we will gather in the spirit of the Magi following the bright star, exploring and celebrating 9 dimensions of culture. The Rev. Canon Eliacín Rosario-Cruz will facilitate our conversation. On Wednesday, January 19, we will explore the following dimensions of culture: Power Distance Uncertainty Avoidance In-Group Collectivism … Read More

The Radix Project Returns, January 2022

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO OPENING PLENARY: SUNDAY, JANUARY 23, 6:30–8 P.M. via Zoom (Note: this link is for the presentation only. Groups will each have their own Zoom link, issued separately.) GROUPS MEET: STARTING THE WEEK OF JANUARY 24. The seventh series in The Radix Project is titled Doing Justice, Loving Mercy, and draws inspiration from selected scripture stories and accompanying artwork to invite reflection on current events and how we live and move and have our being in this time. … Read More

Compline on the Second Sunday after Christmas, 2022

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Compline on the Second Sunday after Christmas | January 2, 2022, 9:30 p.m. Order of Service in Christmastide  |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here.  The Order of Service and repertoire may be found at: https://complineunderground.wordpress.com/2022/01/02/compline-2022-the-second-sunday-after-christmas-day/ January 2, 2022 • The Second Sunday after Christmas Day PROCESSIONAL: Puer nobis nascitur – Moosburg Gradual, c. 1355-1360; arr. Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014) PSALM 84 – Peter R. Hallock HYMN 90: It came upon the midnight clear (Tune: NOEL) – English melody; arr. Arthur Seymour … Read More

Choral Evensong on the Second Sunday after Christmas, 2022

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Choral Evensong on The Second Sunday after Christmas, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

The Second Sunday After Christmas, 2022

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The Second Sunday after Christmas, 2022 Service Leaflet LEAFLETS The Service Leaflet contains all you need to fully participate in each liturgy from home. NEWSLETTER The weekly cathedral newsletter contains important announcements, offerings, and events. Click here to add yourself to cathedral emails lists. ARCHIVES  Video of past services can be seen here. Audio and printed text of sermons can be found here.

Choral Evensong on the Ninth Evening of Christmas

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 2, 4:30 P.M. On the eve of the first full work week of 2022, come raise your voice with the Evensong Choir in gentle prayers and songs of Christmastide. The choir will offer canticles by Healey Willan, and all will join in hymns, including Once in royal David’s city. The anthem will be the moving Appalachian carol I Wonder as I Wander, as arranged by British composer Richard Shephard, who died earlier this year.

New Year’s Eve at Saint Mark’s CANCELED

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UPDATE: Due to predicted freezing temperatures and precipitation, as well as increasing COVID infections, the NYE labyrinth event and midnight Eucharist have been CANCELED for this year.  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31 Since 1999, Seattle most peaceful New Year’s tradition. LABYRINTH WALK FRIDAY, DECEMBER 31, 6 P.M. to MIDNIGHT. Midnight Eucharist at the center of the labyrinth, observing the Feast of the Holy Name. Proof of vaccination or recent negative COVID test must be presented at the door for admission. For over … Read More

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