CONGRATULATIONS! The debt on the JPII Catechetical Center is paid off.  Due to a generous donation, our Fiesta and all of your generosity, the $6.8 million cost is fully paid. Thank you very much!  So, I have good and bad news. The good news is we are planning to put a conference room at our… Read more »

Parish Library

Parish Library  We have over a thousand books to choose from. You can browse the catalog online on the parish web site -> Ministries & Organizations -> English Ministries -> Parish Library. Then click on Library Link near the blue arrow. Experiment with an author’s last name: Nouwen or Merton or Hahn. Or try a keyword,… Read more »

SAVE THE DATE! Looking for Sponsors and Donations!

Gran Fiesta Dinner and Auction Friday, June 2,2017 New Auctioneer Dinner and Dancing Many New AFFORDABLE items to bid on Opportunity drawing We need YOUR help!!!! Please HELP us by donating a NEW and CURRENT item or service If you can’t or hate to shop, consider donating money (Check made out to “St. Mark’s Fiesta… Read more »

Did You Know That St. Mark’s Serve Brother Benno’s Monthly

Each month St. Mark’s has a designated day to serve at Brother Benno’s in Oceanside.  In July we will be serving on the 26th of July.  Many hands make the work go faster and the fellowship is a valued part of serving. Transitional housing is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support… Read more »

Toys for Tots Toy Update

To all the Parishioners of St. Mark’s Catholic Church, On behalf of  the 2016 chairman for the Toys for Tots Toy Drive, Past Grand Knight Dan Dischner and the Knights of Columbus of Msgr. Thomas P. Healy Council 6979, I would like to say “Thank you for making the 2016 Toys for Tots Toy Drive… Read more »

Christmas Food Drive

Christmas Food Drive We have begun our annual Christmas Food Drive to help the needy in our community. There are receptacles at the entrances of the church for non-perishable food items. To arrange to donate a frozen turkey or to make a monetary donation, please stop by the parish office during the week.

Homeless Shelter

Good afternoon St. Mark’s Angels, Homeless Shelter time is almost here! Some have asked about the shelter so I hope to bring you up to date on its current status. Patrick and I attended the start-up meeting and I have to admit to being a little disappointed. Our division, “North County Inland”, begins welcoming their… Read more »