Address / Office Hours

St. Mark’s Catholic Church
1147 Discovery Street
San Marcos, CA 92078

Mon-Fri 9am-6:30pm
Phone 760-744-1540

Fax 760-653-3072

Deer Springs Mission
2557 Sarver Lane
San Marcos, CA 92069


Faith Formation/Confirmation

Faith Formation K-8

Mon & Tue: 9am-4pm

Wed & Thurs 12pm-6pm

Friday: Closed

High School Confirmation

Registrations are closed.

Mass Schedule

St. Mark’s Catholic Church
1147 Discovery Street
San Marcos, CA 92078

Mon-Sat 8am Eng.
Mon-Fri. 5:30pm Eng.
Mon-Fri 7pm Span. 

Sat. 4:30Eng. & 7pm Span.
Sun. 7:30, 9, 10:45am Eng. 
12:30, 4pm -Span. 


Deer Springs Mission
2557 Sarver Lane
San Marcos, CA 92069

8am -Eng.
10:30am -Eng. Outdoors/Bring a Chair
1pm -Span. Al Aire Libre/ Traiga Silla


1147 Discovery St.
3-4pm & 6-6:30pm

Livestream Begins at 2 PM

Livestream the Mass on Sept 28 at 2 PM

Click Here for the Live Stream

The Catholic Diocese of San Diego invites the entire Catholic community to view the joyous episcopal ordination Mass for Fathers Michael Pham and Felipe Pulido. Cardinal McElroy will be the principal ordaining bishop. Everyone is invited to view the livestream on Thursday, September 28 at 2 PM.

Priests at Convocations

Please keep our priests in your prayers as they attend Convocations the week of Sept. 25- Sept. 28

Please note, there will be NO 5:30 or 7pm Masses the week of

Mon Sept. 25 - Thurs. Sept. 28

Join us for a Rosary instead at 5:30 in Eng. or 7pm in Span. 

The 8am Mass will be celebrated this week as usual by Bishop Moses. 


Is God calling you or someone you know to
begin anew or join the Catholic Faith?

Call the parish office to register for the Adult RCIA Program.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) – St. John – St. Paul Catholic Collaborative

Spaghetti Dinner

Saturday, September 30 at 5:30pm -Healy Hall

Family Night Spaghetti Dinner – Greater Grace Temple ChurchTickets available in the Parish Office $15 per person

Hosted by the Knights of Columbus


Alex Yiu

Caroline Cheung (Alex Yiu's mom) will be on a panel at the Global Genes Rare Advocacy conference that will be live streamed at no cost.
She will be in Track 1 "Coping with the Challenges of Rare Disease:
With or without a diagnosis" tomorrow,  Wednesday 20 September at 11am PST. Here is link.
Be Kind, Be Brave and Find Reasons to Smile Everyday!

Upcoming Funeral Masses 

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Margartia Macias Lopez Wed. Oct. 4 at 11am

Ana Maria de Cena Thurs. Oct. 19 at 1pm

Stephen McMahon Fri. Oct. 20 at 10am

Gerry Krumweige- Nov. 17 at 9am- (Deer Springs Mission) 

Please keep the deceased and their families in your prayers

Young Adults 20’s-30’s

You are invited to encounter Christ.

Tuesdays beginning Oct. 3, 2023

6:15 pm in Healy Hall with Fr. Brad

Young Adult Ministry – Our Lady of the Fields


Gran Fiesta Queen 2024

How to Enter the Contest:
15-18 years old
Must be sponsored by one of the St Mark's Ministries
Have all 3 Sacraments / enrolled in Confirmation 

Attend Mass on a regular basis.
Write a short Essay. Call the parish office for details.
Space is limited to 3 Candidates.

*The Winner will be the candidate that sells the most 
Fiesta Raffle Tickets.
Call Veronica in the parish office for more info. 
760-744-1540  xt 227

Fiesta candidates for queen, princess - Valencia County News-Bulletin


Toastmasters' 10 Job Interview Preparation Tips
Toastmasters meets every Tues at 7pm
in Healy Hall Room #8 OR via Zoom
Email: for more information.


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament
1st Friday: 8:30am-Midnight
Other Fridays: 1 hour after the 8am & 7pm Masses

Liturgy of the Hours
Mon-Fri 7:30am

Mon-Fri 8:30am

Rosary: Main Church
Tuesdays - for the unborn 4:50pm

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Devotion
Tuesdays at 6pm

Deer Springs Mission Church ~ Rosary
Wednesdays at 9am

The Food Pantry is located in Building D at St. Mark's.
Open: Mon-Fri 6pm-7pm  and Saturday,  from 10am-12pm 

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Despensa de Alimentos
Localizada: en el Edificio D en St. Mark's
Abierto: Lunes a Viernes 6pm-7pm y Sabado, de 10-12pm

SYNOD 2023

Register for Building Eucharistic Communities.

Call the Parish Office 760-744-1540

or Email

Mon-Fri Oct. 16-20 6pm Eng. 

Sat. Oct. 21 at 9am Eng. 

Synod 2023

Synod Communications-Click Here

We are happy to report that the findings from
the 2021-2022 synod survey are now available!
Click the box above for information in
English, Spanish and Vietnamese.
Synod on Synodality: Call to Action Members Speak — Call To Action

The Diocese Responds to Lawsuit/Click here

(SAN DIEGO, Feb. 22, 2023)
The Catholic Diocese of San Diego

April Is National Child
Abuse Prevention Month

The Catholic Church is absolutely
Committed to the safety of children.
Together we can make a Promise to
Protect, and a Pledge to Heal.

Safe in Our Diocese-Click here

Respecting Boundaries in Ministerial Relationships

Preventing Sexual Misconduct

Responding to Sexual Abuse

Reporting Allegations of Sexual Misconduct



We envision a society in which children explore their

full potential, free of child abuse and neglect.

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