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A Lenten Quiet Morning and Not-So-Quiet Afternoon, 2024

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SATURDAY, MARCH 2, 2024, 9 A.M.–3 P.M., throughout the cathedral campus The nave will be open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. as a space for prayer and contemplation. Labyrinths will be available indoors and outdoors. Art materials for all ages, including play-dough and other contemplative activities, will be available throughout the day. Note: The afternoon activities are particularly kid-friendly. The child care space will be unstaffed but available all day. Freewill donations gratefully accepted ($10–$15 suggested). No RSVP necessary. Email … Read More

Ash Wednesday (evening service) 2024

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Ash Wednesday (evening service) | February 14, 2024, 7 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.

A Cathedral’s Complicity in Redlining and Restrictive Covenants

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WEDNESDAY, MAY 22, 2024, 6:45–8:15 P.M., in person in Bloedel Hall or online via Zoom. Optional community dinner at 6 p.m. ($6/child; $8/adult; $25/max. family) A Cathedral’s Complicity in Redlining and Restrictive Covenants  Telling the Truth for a More Just Future As Saint Mark’s Cathedral considers redeveloping the St. Nicholas property for affordable housing, there is an opportunity to reflect on the history of North Capitol Hill in which racial redlining and restrictive covenants discriminated against people of color. Segregation suppressed homeownership … Read More

Ash Wednesday (noon), 2024

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Ash Wednesday (noon service) | February 14, 2024, 12 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.

Closing of the Doors on Shrove Tuesday, 2024

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Burying the Alleluias and Closing of the Great Doors on Shrove Tuesday | February 13, 2024 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 Last Sunday after Pentecost, 2024

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Compline on the Last Sunday after the Epiphany | February 11, 2024 Order of Service |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here. The Order of Service & repertoire may be found at: complineunderground.wordpress.com/2024/02/11/compline-2024-the-last-sunday-after-the-epiphany/ February 11, 2024 • The Last Sunday after the Epiphany   [Theodora, Empress, c.867] PROCESSIONAL: Jesus said, “You are the light of the world” – Peter R. Hallock (1924-2014) PSALM 50:1-6 – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976) HYMN: Christ upon the mountain peak (Tune: IBIS) – melody Thomas Kuras (1950-1997); … Read More

The Last Sunday after Epiphany, 2024

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The Last Sunday after the Epiphany | February 11, 2024 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.

20s/30s Lenten Pen Pals

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During this season of Lent, and during a time in our world where connection seems to be more important than ever, the Saint Mark’s 20s/30s group is offering an opportunity for young adults to connect with each other as spiritual pen pals. There are multiple levels of engagement that you can sign up for based on your capacity or desire to dive into fellowship with another member of the 20s/30s group during this season. Please sign up using this form … Read More

Sunday Forum on Spiritual Practices

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 10:10–10:50 A.M., Bloedel Hall Join in for a discussion and resources on three different spiritual practices—photography (Michael Perera), Centering Prayer (Phil Fox Rose), and cold water swimming (Sarah Elwood). “Being rooted in spiritual practices” is a theme that the Strategic Planning Committee recently shared from outreach learnings. This is a great opportunity to try a new spiritual practice during the season of Lent. A complete video is now available below:

2024 Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper with Closing of the Doors

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 6–7:15 P.M., in the cathedral nave. Suggested donation: $6/child; $8/adult; $25/max. family. Please gather in the cathedral nave on Shrove Tuesday (a.k.a. Mardi Gras), February 21, to end the season after Epiphany in the traditional way—by gathering in community, eating pancakes, and having fun! There will be live music, crafts, and games. Chef Marc Aubertin and the youth will be preparing our meal, and the members of the Seattle Service Corps will be decorating and assisting in the … Read More

“Collective Impact” with Andrew Himes

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 7–8:30 P.M., in person in Cathedral House Room 210 or online via Zoom The monthly meeting of the Creation Care Ministry in February will include a presentation from Andrew Himes, Director of Collective Impact for the Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF) at the University of Washington. Andrew was previously a long-time Saint Mark’s parishioner and former member of the Vestry. Andrew will share the CLF’s work building a global movement to decarbonize the building industry—the largest industry on the planet—and the impact of … Read More

Compline on the 5th Sunday after Epiphany, 2024

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Compline on the Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany | February 4, 2024 Order of Service |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here. The Order of Service & repertoire may be found at: complineunderground.wordpress.com/2024/02/04/compline-2024-the-fifth-sunday-after-the-epiphany/ February 4, 2024 • The Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany ORISON: ‘Praise ye the Lord’ from Six Hymns to Doctor Watts – Alice Parker (1925–2023) PSALM 147 – Peter R. Hallock (1924–2014) HYMN: Eternal light, shine in my heart (Tune: JACOB) – Jane Manton Marshall (1924–2019) NUNC DIMITTIS – … Read More

Choral Evensong observing the Feast of the Presentation | February 4, 2024

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Choral Evensong observing the Feast of the Presentation| February 4, 2024 The Sunday of the 2024 Annual Parish Meeting 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 Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany, 2023

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The Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany | February 4, 2024 The Sunday of the 2024 Annual Parish Meeting 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.

2023 Annual Report

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Distributed at the 2024 Annual Meeting. Click in the lower right of the reader below to read the report full-screen. Or click here to download a pdf if you prefer. Previous years’ Annual Reports and other records can be found here.

Compline on the 4th Sunday after the Epiphany, 2024

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Compline on the Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany | January 28, 2024 Order of Service |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here. The Order of Service & repertoire may be found at: complineunderground.wordpress.com/2024/01/28/compline-2024-the-fourth-sunday-after-the-epiphany/ January 28, 2024 • The Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany Thomas Aquinas, Friar and Theologian, 1274 ORISON: All praise to thee, my God, this night (Tune: TALLIS’ CANON) – Thomas Tallis (c. 1505-1585) [see HYMNS] PSALM 111 – Plainsong, Tone VIII.5 HYMN 699: Jesus, Lover of my soul (Tune: … Read More

The Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany, 2024

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The Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany | January 28, 2024 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.

Saint Mark’s Singers Plus—February 2024

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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 9:30–10:45 A.M., in the choir room & SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, meet at 8 a.m. for the 9 a.m. service Experience what it’s like to be in the choir This invitation is for you if you have ever wanted to sing in a choir at Saint Mark’s but have been unable to commit to the demands of the regular choir schedule. You are invited to “Saint Mark’s Singers Plus.” Come to one practice and sing one service with … Read More

“Clearing Space for God”—A QuiC Lenten Conversation Series

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FRIDAYS IN LENT, BEGINNING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16, THROUGH MARCH 22, 6:30-8 P.M., Leffler Living Room This Lent, Queer in Christ will host a Conversation series called Clearing Space for God, designed with queer people in mind. Join James Davidson and Michael Seewer each Friday evening in Lent as we explore and share sacred stories that celebrate otherness. We’ll dig into these stories and discuss how they and we celebrate our special gifts as queer people, and reflect on how we … Read More

Taizé Prayer in honor of The Rev. Florence Li Tim-Oi

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Taizé Prayer in honor of The Rev. Florence Li Tim-Oi| January 23, 2024 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 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany, 2024

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Compline on the Third Sunday after the Epiphany | January 21, 2024 Order of Service |  Each week’s repertoire is posted here. The Order of Service & repertoire may be found at: complineunderground.wordpress.com/2024/01/21/compline-2023-the-third-sunday-after-the-epiphany-2/ January 21, 2024 • The Third Sunday after the Epiphany Agnes and Cecilia of Rome, Martyrs, 304 and c.230 ORISON (H 652): Dear Lord and Father of mankind (Tune: REST) – Frederick Charles Maker (1844-1927) PSALM 62 – Jason A. Anderson (b. 1976) HYMN: Jesus calls us; o’er the … Read More

The Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 2024

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The Third Sunday after the Epiphany | January 21, 2024 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.

Jeopardy and Potluck in Bloedel Hall

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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 6–8:30 P.M., Bloedel Hall What sounds like a fun time? Locally and spiritually-inspired game of Jeopardy! The evening will begin with a potluck dinner, and after the meal we’ll group into teams to play an entertaining game of trivia—with some Saint Mark’s history and Bible knowledge thrown in! This event is hosted by the 40s/50s Group, but all are welcome. Sign up to bring a dish to share for the potluck using this link. RSVP and questions … Read More

Blessing, Sending, and Celebration of Canon Jennifer King Daugherty’s Ministry

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 28, following the 9 and 11 a.m. services Canon Daugherty’s final day at the cathedral will be Sunday, January 28, and there will be receptions in her honor after the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. services. As is our custom, we will bless and send her from the baptismal font, giving thanks for her ministry among us, and follow with receptions celebrating her nearly ten years of ministry. More details to come next week, but mark your calendars … Read More

Candidates for Vestry and Convention Delegate, 2024

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Vestry Members Continuing in Office Term ends February 2025: Wayne Duncan Scott Hulet, Kristen Kelly Justin Mills Tina Blondino, Diocesan Member (St. Michael and All Angels, Issaquah) Term ends February 2026: Greg Hamm Peter Snyder Doug Thorpe Alexandra Thompson Becky Kacel, Diocesan Member Four members elected at the 2024 Annual Meeting will end their term January 2027. All members of Saint Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral congregation are invited to attend the 2024 Annual Meeting to elect new Vestry members, to elect … Read More

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