In New York, St. Mark’s church celebrates its beginnings 175 Years Earlier

Posted by Kendall Harmon

On May 8, 1837 – 175 years ago -- St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Penn Yan was officially incorporated under the laws of the State of New York.

The parish celebrated this historic event on the weekend May 5-6, beginning with a concert on Saturday evening featuring Mitzie Collins and Striking Strings Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble from Rochester, as well as St. Mark’s singers Chris Holder, Craig Sandberg, and Deb Henderson.

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Filed under: * Anglican - EpiscopalEpiscopal Church (TEC)TEC Parishes* Christian Life / Church LifeChurch HistoryParish Ministry

Posted May 20, 2012 at 12:15 pm

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