St. Mark Catholic Parish

"…The seed is sprouting and growing…" (Mark 4:27)

About Our Parish

st-markSt. Mark Catholic Parish in Kitchener, Ontario is a faith-filled Catholic community, striving to live our values, and to build up the Body of Christ in this world through sacrament, sacrifice and outreach. We are a welcoming community, inviting all to share in the fullness of Jesus. We seek to build God’s church on earth by sharing our time, talent and treasure for the benefit of all.

St. Mark’s seeks to develop its outreach and spiritual life through many activities and groups.  Members of our parish family are actively involved in the St. Vincent de Paul Society, Knights of Columbus, Catholic Women’s League, Spirit Crew (our Parish’s ministry for youth), RCIA program, Perpetual Adoration Chapel, Legion of Mary, Alpha program, bereavement support, hospital visitation, support for local food banks, and pro-life activities, among many other groups and activities.  At St. Mark’s, there are many opportunities to build faith through education, prayer, fellowship and service.

Thank you for visiting our website. We hope that you are able to find what you are looking for on our site. If you have questions or comments, please do not hesitate to contact us. We would be pleased to hear from you!

CONFESSIONS
Saturdays from 4:15-4:30 pm or by appointment

ADORATION CHAPEL
2022 Update:  Parishioners may inquire into possible vacant hours by calling or emailing the parish.

WELCOME NEW PARISHIONERS
We invite you to fill out a Registration Form from the church lobby and drop it in the collection basket.  Please call if you would like Father to bless your home.

BAPTISM
Infant baptism is celebrated during Sunday Mass.  Two months’ notice is required.  Please fill out a form from the church lobby and submit it to Father after Mass for further instruction.

MARRIAGE
Any Catholic who is presently a member of  the parish, and who is free to marry, may be married at St. Mark’s.  Couples intending to be married are asked to please contact the parish office before making any other arrangements.  Twelve months’ notice is required so that proper preparation can take place.

HOSPITAL VISITATION
Please call the rectory if a parishioner is in the hospital and would like to receive the sacraments.

HOUSE BLESSINGS
If you would like Father to come and bless your house, please call the office to arrange a date.

ST. VINCENT de PAUL SOCIETY
Please call 519-571-8485 for current information.