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St. Mark's in Fallston to celebrate 125 years this weekend

The community of the Church of St. Mark in Fallston will celebrate its 125th anniversary this weekend.

The event will begin with a Mass of Remembrance today (Friday, Sept. 28), and will culminate in a Mass on Sunday, Sept. 30, with dedication of the new bell tower and walkway.

As part of the celebration, a horse and buggy will carry the St. Mark's pastor, Father Jerry Francik, and Archbishop of Baltimore William E. Lori to the church for the anniversary Mass at 2:45 p.m Sunday, as would have happened 125 years ago.

At the conclusion of the Mass, around 4:45 p.m., parishioners will join with the archbishop and the pastor in dedicating the walkway and bell tower.

An anniversary program, featuring live and silent auctions, and a dinner will follow at the Maryland Golf & Country Clubs in Bel Air, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

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