908 Rutherford St. Shreveport, LA 71104



(Newborns-3-year-olds as of September 30th) – located on the ground/first floor of the cathedral.  9:00am-12:15pm.

Catechesis of the Good Shepherd

Level I – Atrium – K3-K
Level II – Atrium – 1st-3rd Grades
Located in the lower level of the church, children need to report to the Atrium between 9:30 and 10:15.  Children need to be three by September 30th. CGS begins at 9:30 and concludes at the Peace during our 10:30 Choral Eucharist service.
Catechesis Handbook

Our Catechists
Top Row: Lisa Love, Lauren Thibodeaux, Beth McMurry
Middle Row: Liza Johnson, Brandy Griffies, Leslie Carroway, Katie Aranda
Bottom Row: Caroline Reeks, Beth Reeks, Lauren Lea
Not Pictured: Lauren Ewing, Kathryn Smitherman


Baptism is the initiation by water and the Holy Spirit into Christ’s Body, the Church. In the Episcopal Church, Baptism is the entry rite into the Christian life.  The sacrament takes place usually on the third Sunday of the month during the 10:30 a.m. service. Please contact Cynthia Anderson at cynthia@stmarkscathedral.net or at 318-221-3360.

Sacrament of Baptism Form


The following links provide information regarding  safeguarding policies used at St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral and throughout the Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana:

Diocesan Safeguarding Policy Page
Policies for the Protection of Children and Youth from Abuse
Recognizing and Reporting Abuse of Children and Youth

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