St. Mark’s is a large and beautiful Edwardian church in a quiet road that has been the centre of its community for over a hundred years. Learn More
St Mark’s is a very beautiful church and offers an ideal setting for your wedding, bringing a special dimension to your day, and making a truly spiritual start to your life together. Learn more
At Christmas the church is a warm, welcoming and cheerful place to celebrate the birth of Our Lord. We welcome you to our carol service, midnight mass, the crib service and Christingle. Learn more
There is a strong sense of community surrounding St. Mark’s; many people visit the church and its halls on a weekly basis. But at the heart of all the activity is the witness of the church which for the last hundred years has been the focus of God's presence here, open to all who live in the surrounding streets.
St. Mark's is open daily from 9.00 a.m. until 4.00 p.m. for private prayer, and for those who wish to experience the peace and beauty of the church.
Please spend some time looking through our website, and discover more about who we are and what we do. The ‘About Us’ page is a good place to start.
St. Mark's is now part of an United Benefice with St. Swithun's.
Go to our Lettings page to find out about our excellent facilities for your event.
We currently have vacancies for groups wishing to hold regular sessions at St. Mark’s. Please phone Sue Carter for details: 07811 162539. You can see pictures of our hall facilities on the 'Hall Lettings' page.
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Come and celebrate the gift of the harvest
During October, starting at our Harvest Festival on the 7th, we will be celebrating the Season of Creationtide, dedicated to God as Creator and Sustainer of all life.
St. Mark's has joined St. Swithun's to form the 'Benefice of Purley St. Mark and St. Swithun', and we are celebrating it!
During the season of Trinity we remember the ministry of Jesus.
An overview of St Mark's. 6 min 14 secs.
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