History And Heritage

The Church of St. Mark was founded in 1835 in the village of Williamsburg which was then a suburb of Brooklyn.  The first service was held by the Rev. William Morris D.D. in the police courtroom of the village.  In October of 1837, the parish was incorporated and admitted into the convention of the Diocese…

April 25: Saint Mark The Evangelist

“A disciple of Jesus, named Mark, appears in several places in the New Testament. If all references to Mark can be accepted as referring to the same person, we learn that he was the son of a woman who owned a house in Jerusalem. Mark may have been the young man who fled naked when…