Around the Diocese

Friday, Sep. 30, 2022

First Friday Rosary — sponsored by the Catholic Woman’s League. Friday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 3015 East Creek Road, Sandy. After Mass, participants will breakfast at a local restaurant. All are welcome. RSVP to 801-580-0169 or

Parish Centennial Rosary & Candlelight Procession — Friday, Oct. 7, 7 p.m. at Notre Dame de Lourdes Parish, 210 N. Carbon Ave., Price.

Banquet for Life — fundraiser for the Pregnancy Resource Center. Friday, Oct. 7, beginning with reception at 5:30 p.m. at the Grand America Hotel, 555 S. Main St., SLC. For tickets, visit  

Parish Game Night — Friday, Oct. 7 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 4501 West 5215 South, Kearns. Dinner is $20, includes 18 games. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 6:30 p.m.

Red Mass — to honor all those in the legal professions. Friday, Oct. 7, noon at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, with Fr. Kenneth Vialpando, vicar for clergy, presiding.

Parish 75-year Celebration — Saturday, Oct. 8 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 201 Center St., East Carbon City. Mass at 5 p.m., followed by dinner.

Celtic Halloween and Harvest Festival — Saturday, Oct. 8, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. at the Gateway, 400 West 200 South, SLC. Sponsored by the Hibernian Society of Utah.

Parish Game Night — Saturday, Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m. in Our Lady of Lourdes Parish’s social hall, 1100 East 700 South, SLC. Cost: $15.

Council of Catholic Women Tea Party — Saturday, Oct. 8 at Saint Olaf Parish’s MacNamara Center, 277 East 1800 South, Bountiful. Doors open at 1:30 p.m.; tea at 2 p.m. Tickets: $20 in advance or $25 at the door.  For information, call or text Michelle Hale at 801-419-8892.

Concert — Saturday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1375 E. Spring Lane, Holladay. Presented by Jubilate, a choral ensemble, with special guest Mallory de Forrest on oboe. Suggested $10 donation. Reception to follow in the Benvegnu Center. For information, visit

Diaper Drive — Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 8-9. Knights of Columbus Council #602 will collect diapers following the Masses at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, 309 E. South Temple. SLC. The primary need is for diapers sizes 4, 5 and 6.

Workshop for Pastoral Musicians — Saturday, Oct. 15, 9 a.m. to noon at St. Ambrose Parish, 1975 South 2300 East, SLC. Sponsored by the diocesan Office of Worship; presented by Chris Huntzinger, St. Ambrose’s director of liturgy and music. The workshop will focus on the role of the pastoral musician at Mass as well as vocal exercises. Cost: $10; pre-registration is required. Registration deadline is Oct. 10; call Corina, 801-328-8641 ext. 357.

Public Rosary — as part of the national America Needs Fatima campaign, Saturday, Oct. 15 at noon. Meet at the southeast corner of 10600 S. State Street in Sandy. For information, contact Helen Corena, 801-561-0095.

Holy Hour for Life — Sunday, Oct. 16, immediately after the noon Mass at St. Mary Catholic Church, 4050 South 3900 West, West Haven. All are welcome to pray for the sanctity of life. For information, visit

Holy Hour — with the Carmelite nuns. Sunday, Oct. 16, 3 p.m. at the monastery chapel, 5214 S. Holiday Blvd., SLC. Exposition, rosary and a short homily. All are welcome.

Cathedral Concert — “Back to Bach,” Friday, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, 309 E. South Temple, SLC, with the cathedral choir and the Choristers of the Madeleine Choir School.

Catholic Woman’s League Luncheon — Saturday, Oct. 22, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Marriott University Park, 480 Wakara Way, SLC. Benefits the Literacy Action Program and The Sharing Place. Tickets: $50; contact Jenny Maffuccio, 435-640-1101.

Catholic Community Services is looking for donations for its Gift of the Drummer program. The following donation items are needed for the program: nonreligious wrapping paper and gift bags, tissue paper, tape, gift boxes and bows. For information, contact Mariza Gallegos, or 801-428-1325.

The Diocese of Salt Lake City is invited to shop at the Ladies of Charity of Northern Utah’s Center of Hope Thrift Store on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 74 S. Orchard Drive, North Salt Lake. Donations of gently used clean and folded clothing also are accepted.

The Diocese of Salt Lake City’s Commission for People with Disabilities is seeking new members. For information, contact Dolores Lopez, or 801-328-8641.

Bilingual Rosary for Life — the first Thursday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, 309 E. South Temple, SLC.

To submit an item for this listing, send to the Friday before you would like to see it published. Items will not run the weekend of the event.

For questions, comments or to report inaccuracies on the website, please CLICK HERE.
© Copyright 2022 The Diocese of Salt Lake City. All rights reserved.