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Faith in action: Easter services highlight events

Published April 1, 2013 9:59 am

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted.

Cathedral of the Madeleine Easter Services

The Cathedral of the Madeleine will hold the Easter Vigil at 9 p.m., March 30. Easter Day services will be held at 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon and 3 p.m. (in Spanish).

When • Saturday, March 30, at 9 p.m.; Sunday, March 31, at 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon and 3 p.m.

Where • Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Easter Choral Vespers

Choral vespers will be sung by the Choir of the Cathedral of the Madeleine on Easter. The music includes the works of David Bevan, William Byrd, John Taverner and Gustav Holst under the direction of Gregory Glenn.

When • Sunday, March 31, at 5 p.m.

Where • Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Mount Tabor Easter Services

Mount Tabor Lutheran Church's Easter service, March 31, will include an Easter breakfast and egg hunt at 9 a.m. and worship service at 10:30 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m.

Where • Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, 210 S. 700 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Easter Eggstravaganza

Christ United Methodist Church's Children's Ministries committee will sponsor an Easter egg hunt and brunch. Bring a basket for children to gather eggs in and a dish that will serve 10 to 12 people to share at the potluck.

When • Saturday, March 30, at 10 a.m.

Where • Christ United Methodist Church, 2375 E. 3300 South, Millcreek

Tickets • Free

Episcopal Church of the Resurrection Easter Services

Episcopal Church of the Resurrection on Holy Saturday, March 30, will hold the Great Vigil of Easter at 7 p.m. On Easter, March 31, a Holy Eucharist will be at 10 a.m.

When • Saturday, March 30 at 7 p.m., Sunday, March 31 at 10 a.m.

Where • Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, 1131 S. Main St., Centerville

Tickets • Free

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Easter Services

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church on Easter, March 31, will hold a sunrise service at 6:45 a.m., an 8:15 service and a 10:30 a.m. service.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 6:45 a.m., 8:15 a.m., Sunday, 10:30 a.m.

Where • Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church , 1070 S. Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Mount Olympus Presbyterian Church Easter Services

Mount Olympus Presbyterian Church Easter Day services include a traditional service at 8:30 a.m. that features hymns, liturgy and a more classic worship presentation. An Easter breakfast will be served at 9:45 a.m. followed by a contemporary service at 11 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31, 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 11 a.m.

Where • Mount Olympus Presbyterian Church, 3280 E. 3900 South

Tickets • Free

Orem Community Church Easter Breakfast and Service

Orem Community Church will have an Easter breakfast 9-10 a.m. An Easter service will be held at 10:30 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31, 9 a.m., 10:30 a.m.

Where • Orem Community Church, 130 N. 400 East, Orem

Tickets • Free

Mountain Vista United Methodist Easter Services

Mountain Vista United Methodist's Easter will include a sunrise service at 7 a.m., followed by breakfast. There will be worship services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m., and an Easter egg hunt during Sunday School, 10 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 7 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m.

Where • Mountain Vista United Methodist Church, 8931 S. 3200 West, West Jordan

Tickets • Free

St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral Easter Services

The St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral, on March 30, will hold service at 9 a.m. with the Great Easter Vigil beginning at 8 p.m. On Easter, March 31, services will be at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

When • Saturday, March 30 at 9 a.m., 8 p.m., Sunday, March 31 at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m.

Where • St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral, 231 E. 100 South, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Cross of Christ Lutheran Church Easter Day

The Cross of Christ Lutheran Church will hold Easter services, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31, at 10:30 a.m.

Where • Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, 1840 S. 75 East, Bountiful

Tickets • Free

Southeast Christian Church Easter Day

Southeast Christian Church will offer a breakfast Sunday, March 31, at 9:30 a.m., an Easter egg hunt at 10:15 a.m. for children preschool to fourth grade, and an Easter celebration service at 10:45 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31, at 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 10:45 a.m.

Where • Southeast Christian Church, 1881 E. Vine St. (6100 South)

Tickets • Free

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Easter Services

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church will its Easter Vigil on March 30 at 8:30 p.m. Easter services will be at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.

When • Saturday, March 30, at 8:30 p.m.; Sunday, March 31, at 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m.

Where • St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 11800 S. 300 East, Draper

Tickets • Free

First Presbyterian Church Easter Day

The First Presbyterian Church's Easter will feature two worship gatherings at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 9 a.m., 11 a.m.

Where • First Presbyterian Church, 12 C St., Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

St. Ambrose Catholic Church Easter Services

Holy Saturday, March 30, will start with a Blessing of Easter Food Baskets (in Polish) at 3:30 p.m. and an Easter Vigil with Sacraments of Initiation at 8 p.m. On Easter, Mass will be at 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (in Polish).

When • Saturday, March 30, at 3:30 p.m., 8 p.m.; Sunday, March 31, at 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m.

Where • St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 2315 Redondo Ave., Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

"8" — Putting Fear and Prejudice on Trial

The South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society will sponsor readings of this new docudrama, by Dustin Lance Black, based on the events surrounding California's Proposition 8. This reading will be presented by students and alumni from Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University.

When • Sunday, March 31, from 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Where • South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 S. Highland Drive

Tickets • Free

St. John's Anglican Church Easter Day

St. John's Anglican Church will hold services at 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. An Easter egg hunt will follow the 10:30 a.m. worship.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m.

Where • St. John's Anglican Church, 2024 Sidewinder Drive, Park City

Tickets • Free

Westminster Presbyterian Church Easter Services

Westminster Presbyterian Church will hold an Easter egg hunt for children ages 3-12 at 10 a.m. on March 30. On Easter, services will be at 9 a.m.

When • Saturday, March 30 at 10 a.m., Sunday, March 31 at 9 a.m.

Where • Westminster Presbyterian Church, 796 S. Mountain Road, Fruit Heights

Tickets • Free

2013 Festival of Colors — Holi Celebration

The Krishna Temple will celebrate Holi, the announcement of the arrival of spring. There will be music, yoga, mantras, dance, cuisine, and the throwing of dry colors on friend and foe alike. Register at conta.cc/Y4IESJ.

When • Saturday-Sunday, March 30-31 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Where • Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 S. Main , Spanish Fork

Tickets • $3; visit conta.cc/Y4IESJ

Hosanna — The Easter Messiah

The Oquirrh Mountain Symphony Chorus with the Oquirrh Mountain Symphony will perform Acts II & III of Handel's "Messiah." Purchase tickets at the door, at ShowTix4U, at http://www.omsymphony.org, or email tickets@omsymphony.org.

When • Saturday, March 30, 7 p.m.

Where • Midvalley Bible Church, 13985 S. 2700 West, Riverton

Tickets • $10

Utah Valley Ministerial Association Easter Service

Utah Valley Ministerial Association will hold an Easter sunrise service on the top floor of Zion Bank in Provo.

When • Sunday, March 31 at 7 a.m.

Where • Zions Bank Financial Center, 180 N. University Ave., Provo

Tickets • Free

Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake Easter Services

The Calvary Chapel of Salt Lake will hold its Easter Resurrection service in Exhibit Halls 3 and 4 of the South Towne Expo Center.

When • Sunday, March 31, 10 a.m.

Where • South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State St., Sandy

Tickets • Free

Hidden Valley Presbyterian Church Easter Services

Hidden Valley Presbyterian Church will hold an Easter service, including music on piano, guitar and cello.

When • Sunday, March 31, 10:30 a.m.

Where • Hidden Valley Presbyterian, 12883 S. 1300 East, Draper

Movie: Bowling for Columbine

The First Unitarian Church will present a screening of Michael Moore's film "Bowling for Columbine" on its 10th anniversary. There will be a brief presentation on the current state of gun use and plans to change it. Ron and Norma Molen, surviving parents of a victim of gun violence, also will speak.

When • Monday, April 1 at 7 p.m.

Where • First Unitarian Church, 569 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Rumi Poetry Club

This club espouses spiritual poetry for everyday and as a form of meditation to nourish the soul and mind.

When • Tuesday, April 2 at 7 p.m.

Where • Anderson-Foothill Branch Library, 1135 S. 2100 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free

Wildlife Dinner

The Midvalley Bible Church will host a Wildlife Dinner with David E. Harper, a paralyzed outdoorsman, as the keynote speaker. This dinner is for men and boys. RSVP by April 3, 2013 at 801-969-4298 or church2you@yahoo.com.

When • Friday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m.

Where • Midvalley Bible Church, 13985 S. 2700 West, Riverton

Tickets • Free but donations will be accepted

Evangelical-LDS Debate

Christ Presbyterian Church will sponsor a debate on whether Mormons are Christians. Participants will be Jason Wallace, pastor of Christ Presbyterian Church in Salt Lake City, and Martin Tanner, an LDS attorney who hosts KSL Radio's "Religion Today." For more information, call 801-969-7948 or visit http://www.christpres.net.

When • Friday, April 5 at 7 p.m.

Where • University of Utah Social & Behavioral Science, 380 S. 1530 East, Salt Lake City

Tickets • Free