PENTECOST

The Feast of Pentecost marks the end of our fifty-day celebration of Easter. (Pentecost literally means "fiftieth day.") We remember the moment in the book of Acts when the Holy Spirit descended onto the apostles like tongues of flame, and they were able to speak in many languages. On this special Sunday, many in the congregation wear red, and Holy Scripture will be read in multiple languages. Pentecost is also one of the baptismal feasts of the Church year, and … Read More

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*Capitol Hill Al-Anon Family Group

Cathedral House Room 210

Open to anyone interested in the family disease of alcoholism. Some groups invite members of the professional community to hear how the Al-Anon program aids in recovery. Families, Friends, and Observers Welcome. Located at Saint Marks Cathedral. Use administration office entrance. meets in second floor conference room. On holidays meets at All Pilgrims Church, entrance on 10th Ave. Currently meeting in Cathedral House Room 210, at 12 p.m. every Monday. On holidays when the cathedral offices are closed, or on … Read More

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Organ Meditation before Cathedral Yoga

Cathedral Nave

FIRST MONDAY OF THE MONTH, STARTING MAY 2, 6–6:30 P.M., in the cathedral nave On Monday, March 14, beginning at 6 p.m., Saint Mark’s Associate Organist John Stuntebeck offered 30 minutes of drone-based improvisations on the Mighty Flentrop, as an aid to reflection and mediation, and as a prelude to yoga practice. The response to this offering was enthusiastic, and Organ Meditation will be offered again Monday, May 2, and the first Monday of each month. (But note that there will … Read More

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Evening Prayer Online

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, 6 P.M. Lay readers from Seattle-area congregations including the cathedral lead a spoken service of daily prayer following the form of the Book of Common Prayer 1979, every weekday evening at 6:30 p.m. Learn more here. Beginning June 6, 2022, Evening Prayer will move to 6 p.m. (rather than 6:30) and will be offered in person in Thomsen Chapel on Wednesdays only (rather than Tuesdays). On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 6 p.m., join online using this Zoom link.

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Cathedral Yoga

Cathedral Nave

Every Monday at 6:30 p.m. In the sacred space of Saint Mark’s Cathedral, this spiritual practice is designed to improve health, release tension, and deepen spirituality. It is a gentle, restorative, and contemplative practice, and the instructors guide the group in ways that welcome newcomer and experienced practitioners alike. Pay what you can. Learn more at saintmarks.org/yoga

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“Scripture & Empire”: A 20/30s Summer Study and Discussion Series

Online via Zoom

THREE MONDAYS: JUNE 6, JUNE 20 & JULY 4, 7–8:30 p.m., via Zoom How does understanding the historical and cultural context of empire shape our faith and create opportunity for new liberation? This summer we will examine the tensions between political power and justice through scripture and supplemental texts with opportunity for reflection and discussion. Canon Eliacín Rosario-Cruz will join us in exploring these themes together.  Attendees are encouraged to attend all three sessions but it is not required—join as … Read More

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*Alcoholics Anonymous

Bloedel Hall

Broadway Group Weekly Meeting (CLOSED) Meeting Information Monday, 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm In person Closed One Hour Wheelchair Access More information here. Closed meetings are for A.A. members only, or for those who have a drinking problem and “have a desire to stop drinking.” Masks required. In Bloedel Hall

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Tuesday Bible Study

Cathedral House Room 210

EVERY TUESDAY, 11:30 A.M.–1:30 P.M. online via Zoom only at this time This group provides a weekly conversation around the scripture readings for the following Sunday. Each week a discussion is facilitated by rotating guest leaders, and lively conversation ensues as people share their thoughts about the lessons. The group meets from 11:30 a.m.–12 p.m. for social time and 12–1:30 p.m. for study and prayer over the lectionary, led by a rotating member of the cathedral staff and clergy. The … Read More

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“Climate Conversations” with the Creation Care Ministry

Online via Zoom

FIRST TUESDAYS, BEGINNING JUNE 7, 5:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m., online via Zoom Looking for practical ways to reduce your impact on the environment? Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry is hosting Climate Conversations about everyday things in our lives. These monthly conversations will be held on environmentally-friendly Zoom on the first Tuesday evening of each month from 5:30–6:30 p.m. Here’s the schedule for the next few months. June 7: What you can do about Food (with Marc Aubertin & Richard Hartung; see below) July 5: What you … Read More

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Evening Prayer Online

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, 6 P.M. Lay readers from Seattle-area congregations including the cathedral lead a spoken service of daily prayer following the form of the Book of Common Prayer 1979, every weekday evening at 6:30 p.m. Learn more here. Beginning June 6, 2022, Evening Prayer will move to 6 p.m. (rather than 6:30) and will be offered in person in Thomsen Chapel on Wednesdays only (rather than Tuesdays). On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 6 p.m., join online using this Zoom link.

Candlelit Prayer with Music in the Style of Taizé

Cathedral Nave

TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 7 P.M., in the cathedral nave and livestreamed  Learn more here, On April 5, 2022, a new worship experience was offered at Saint Mark’s: Taizé Prayer. The first outing was very well-received, and the next offering has been scheduled for June 7. Taizé Prayer is named after small village in eastern France which, for over 50 years, has been the home of an ecumenical Christian monastic community. Members of the Taizé community belong to several different Christian … Read More

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Wednesday Morning Prayer Online

EVERY WEDNESDAY, 8:30 A.M. Join together on Zoom for Morning Prayer, led by one of the lay worship leaders from Saint Mark's. Occasionally, a member of the cathedral clergy will join and lead the prayers. The group gathers using the existing Zoom link for Morning and Evening Prayer: If you have questions, please email Cathedral Sacristan Michael Seewer (mseewer@saintmarks.org).

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Evening Prayer In Person in Thomsen Chapel

MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, 6 P.M. Lay readers from Seattle-area congregations including the cathedral lead a spoken service of daily prayer following the form of the Book of Common Prayer 1979, every weekday evening at 6:30 p.m. Learn more here. Beginning June 6, 2022, Evening Prayer will move to 6 p.m. (rather than 6:30) and will be offered in person in Thomsen Chapel on Wednesdays only (rather than Tuesdays). On Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 6 p.m., join online using this Zoom link.