Meet the Pastor

Fr. Chris Markman

Please, feel free to invite me over to bless your homes and your fields!

Contact Info.

Mailing Address:
302 Bluff St.
Enderlin, ND 58027

Tel: 701-437-2791


1982 – born to Randy and Brenda Markman in Worthington, MN
1983 – my sister, Sarah, was born in Sheldon, IA (married in 2004 to Jon and they have 3 kids - Sam, Ben, and Viola)
1986 – my brother, Michael, was born in Algona, IA
1991 - moved to St. Cloud, MN
2000 – graduated from Cathedral High School in St. Cloud, MN
2004 – graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics degree from UND in Grand Forks, ND and entered seminary that fall
2004-2005 – St. John Vianney Seminary – Denver, CO
2005-2007 – Cardinal Muench Seminary/NDSU – Fargo, ND
2007 - graduated minor seminary with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy-Humanities
2007-2012 – North American College Seminary – Rome, IT
2010 - graduated with a Bachelor in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical Gregorian University
2011 – July 1st was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Fargo
2011-2012 – spent an extra year of studies in Rome to finish an S.T.L. (Sacred Theology License)
2012 - graduated with a License in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical University of St. Thomas Aquinas (Angelicum)
2012-2014 – Parochial Vicar at Nativity in Fargo
2014-2016 – Parochial Vicar at St. John’s in Wahpeton
2016 – Assigned as Pastor here on June 29th

In the Hearts of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph,
Fr. Chris Markman