Faith in action: Dead Sea Scrolls, parties, concerts and more
The Salt Lake TribuneFirst published Dec 26 2013 06:08PM
‘Savior of the World’
"Savior of the World" will be performed in the Conference Center Theater. The musical features scriptural accounts of the birth and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The performances are open to those 8 and older.
When • Today, 2 and 7:30 p.m.
Where • LDS Conference Center, 60 W. North Temple, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $8; $5 for matinee performances; 801-570-0080 or visit www.lds.org/events
Dead Sea Scrolls Exhibit
"The Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times" includes one of the largest collections of the 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls. Discovered by a shepherd in 1947, the scrolls contain the oldest known copies of the Hebrew Bible.
When • Today, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday through Wednesday, Dec. 29-Jan. 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 4, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 5, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where • The Leonardo, 209 E. 500 South, Salt Lake City
Tickets • $23.95; members are $13.95; theleonardo.org
‘A Good Turn Christmas’
The Church History Museum will open a temporary exhibit titled "A Good Turn Christmas," through Jan. 12. This year’s theme for the Christmas exhibit focuses on the Christlike act of doing service and relates to the Boy Scout slogan to do a good turn daily. For more information, call 801-240-4615.
When • Monday through Friday, Dec. 30-Jan. 3, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where • LDS Church History Library, 15 E. North Temple, Salt Lake City
Tickets • Free
St. Vincent dePaul New Year’s Eve Party
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church will hold a New Year’s Eve Party in the Holy Family Hall. Dinner will be a choice of prime rib or salmon. There will be live music, dancing and child care provided. For reservations call 801-272-9216.
When • Tuesday, Dec. 31, 6:15 p.m.
Where • St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1385 E. Spring Lane, Holladay
Tickets • $30; $50 per couple; $200 for table of eight
St. Joseph the Worker Parish New Year’s Eve Party
St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church will hold a New Year’s Eve party. Ring in the church’s 50th anniversary with a dance and appetizers. Live and DJ music will be provided. RSVP to the parish office at 801-255-8902.
When • Tuesday, Dec. 31, 8 p.m.
Where • St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 7405 S. Redwood Road, West Jordan
Tickets • $30
Larry Wilkinson is the founder of Remnant International and ministers nationally and internationally with a Christian message of hope, encouragement and salvation.
When • Friday, Jan. 3, 7 p.m.
Where • Salt Lake City Plaza Hotel at Temple Square, 122 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City
Tickets • Free