Entries for April 2020

Prayer for Consecration to Mary for United States
Renewal of the Consecration of the United States to the care of the Blessed Mother Mary on Friday, May 1, 2020.  The consecration follows a similar action of the Bishops' Conference of Latin America and the Caribbean (CELAM) who consecrated their nations to Our Lady of Guadalupe on Easter Sunday. The renewal of consecration planned in this country for May 1, does not change the designation of Mary as the Patroness of the United States under the title of the Immaculate Conception. Rather, this prayer reaffirms and renews previous Marian entrustments, and unites us i...

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Happy Anniversary Fr. Rayappa!

Posted on April 24, 2020 in: General News

       Fr. Rayappa "Roy" Chinnabathini, a former associate pastor at St. Mary Cathedral, will celebrate his 10th Anniversary of Ordination Sunday, April 26, 2020.  You can send him a message to: or mail St. Mark Parish, 117 E. South Oak Crest Drive Houston,MO  65483  

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At Home Family Resources

Posted on April 02, 2020 in: General News

This powerpoint lesson is an excellent way to 'see' the Gospel for this coming weekend Palm Sunday readings. The link for the power point is within the April Lesson plan for Palm Sunday. Christ's Passion in Sacred Art   SEND US YOUR VIDEOS! How is your family being Church? The doors to the parish buildings may be closed, but the Church is alive and well in our diocese! We would like to invite you to share with us how your family is being the 'Domestic Church'. Send us a short video clip (no more than 60 seconds) of your family praying together, reading Bible stories, your family atte...

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