Around the Diocese

Friday, Jan. 18, 2019

Diocesan Bilingual Pro-life Rosary — Sunday, Jan. 20, 2 p.m. at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, 275 U St., SLC. All are welcome.

Rosary and Holy Hour — Sunday, Jan. 20, 3 p.m. at the Carmelite monastery, 5714 Holladay Blvd., SLC. All are invited to join the Knights of Columbus Council #5214 and the Carmelite nuns to praise God, honor His Mother and pray for the Holy Catholic Church.

Remembering Downwinders — The eighth annual memorial service to honor those harmed by nuclear weapons will be Wednesday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m. at St. Ambrose Parish’s Vaughn Center, 1974 South 2300 East, SLC.

Vocations Night — Thursday, Jan. 24, 7-9 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 65 East 500 North, Orem. Teenagers and young adults will hear vocation stories from clergy and members of religious orders and laity. They also will have the opportunity to meet individually with the presenters. Free; all are welcome.

March For Life Utah — Saturday, Jan. 26, 1 p.m. at the Utah State Capitol, 350 State St., SLC. The Utah Knights of Columbus are inviting all local Catholic laity, priests and religious to join them, along with other members of the Pro-Life Utah coalition.

Respect for the Dignity of Life Day workshops — Saturday, Jan. 26, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 7405 S. Redwood Rd., West Jordan. Cost: $20. Speakers will be Fr. Joseph Delka, parochial vicar of the Cathedral of the Madeleine; Christina Malloy, 40 Days for Life coordinator at St. Catherine of Siena/Newman Center; and Jean Hill, director of the Diocese of Salt Lake City’s Peace & Justice Commission. Register at

Ladies Luncheon — Saturday, Jan. 26 at St. Olaf Parish, 1800 S. Orchard Drive, Bountiful. Organized by the Saint Olaf Council of Women. Doors open at 11 a.m., lunch served at noon. Tickets: $12 pre-sale; $15 at the door. Contact Tammy Tonnesen to reserve tickets, 801-652-9199.

Spaghetti Fundraiser Dinner — Saturday, Jan. 26. Social 6 p.m.; dinner 7 p.m. at St. Martin de Porres Parish, 4914 South 2200 West, Taylorsville. Adults $12; kids 12 and under $6; under 4 free. For information or reservations, contact Fred Montoya, 801-243-2660.

The Madeleine Choir School Open House — Sunday, Jan. 27, 1-3 p.m. at the school, 205 E. First Ave., SLC. Hear from current students and alumni, and talk one-on-one with faculty, staff and parents. For information, call 801-323-9850 ext. 103 or email

St. Joseph Catholic Schools Open Houses — Sunday, Jan. 27. Meet teachers and administrators, tour the campus and learn more about the St. Joseph School community. St. Joseph Elementary School, 2980 Quincy Ave., Ogden, noon – 1:30 p.m.; St. Joseph Catholic High School, 1790 Lake St., Ogden, 2-4 p.m.

Our Lady of Lourdes School Open House — Sunday, Jan. 27, noon-2 p.m. at the school, 1065 East 700 South, SLC. Meet teachers and administrators, tour the school and learn more about the academics, diversity and community.

Free Throw Championship — sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. Sunday, Jan. 27 in the St. James the Just Parish gymnasium, 495 N. Harrison Blvd., Ogden. Registration starts at noon; championship starts at 1 p.m.; for all boys and girls ages 9 to 14. Free admission and free eats; bring the entire family. Contact Rich Atkins at 801-605-0739 or for information.

Lay Dominican Inquirer’s Class — Sunday, Jan. 27, 1-2 p.m. in the Library Lounge at St. Catherine of Siena Newman Center, 170 University St., SLC. For those interested in finding out more about the Lay Dominicans. For information, contact Paul H. White,, or call the Newman Center, 801-359-6066.

St. Francis Xavier School Open House — Sunday, Jan. 27, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the school at 4501 West 5215 South, Kearns. Students, faculty, parents, and administration will be available to answer questions and give school tours. For further information or to set up a tour call 801-966-1571 ext. 114 or visit the school website at

St. Vincent de Paul Parish School Campus Open House — Sunday, Jan. 27, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 1385 E. Spring Lane, Holladay. Prospective families, members of the parish, and others interested in the campus may tour the school and extended day program, the newly renovated church, and the newly renovated and expanded Nano Nagle Children’s Center. Talk to staff and school board members to find out all the school campus has to offer.

Human Trafficking Presentation — Monday, Jan. 28, 7 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Parish, 1375 E. Spring Lane, SLC. Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes will share stories and information about human trafficking in Utah and outside the state. Sponsored by the Council of Catholic Women, the free presentation is open to everyone.

Parish Mission on Ignatian Spirituality — Tuesday-Thursday, Jan. 29-31; gathering time 6-6:30 p.m., program 6:30-8:30 p.m. nightly at St. Thomas More Parish, 3015 E. Creek Road, Sandy. Presented by Catherine Morgan, Ph.D., Certified Ignatian Spiritual Director, and Ralph Morgan, M.A., Ignatian Spiritual Companion. Register by Jan. 18, call Nora: 801-942-5285, ext. 100.

J.E. Cosgriff Memorial Catholic School Tour — Thursday, Jan. 31, 9 a.m. at the school, 2335 Redondo Ave., SLC. For parents of prospective students from 2 years old to eighth grade for the 2019-2020 school year. For information, email Maggie Kearns, Admissions,

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