Welcome! Fr. Mark McKercher

Fr. Mark hails from Blair, NE and attended St. John Vianney Seminary in St. Paul, MN. He was ordained by Archbishop Elden Francis Curtiss in 1997. He has served in Dodge, Olean, Neligh, West Point, and Tilden. He was Senior Associate Pastor at St. Cecilia Cathedral before his assignment to St. Stephen the Martyr in 2012. In addition to his gifts as a priest, he has taught high school religion for 10 years in West Point and Elgin.

He enjoys classical music and baseball (not necessarily in that order), being an avid fan of Beethoven, the Cincinnati Reds, and whoever is playing the Yankees.

Welcome to St. Robert's!