Recent and Upcoming Programs

When we gather people together through the Cathedral College of Faith & Culture, we aim to open minds, change hearts and transform the world around us. Whether in big public programs or intimate encounters, we believe we can build bridges when we convene God’s people.

We invite you to learn more about our current and recent programming highlights. You can revisit past programs or register for upcoming opportunities.

The exciting work of the Cathedral College is made possible by the Cathedral for the Future Campaign.

Principles & Politics: An Evening with Liz Cheney and Jon Meacham

april 24, 2024
Former Congresswoman Liz Cheney joins Canon Historian Jon Meacham for a conversation on how America’s leaders can put principles first, and how all Americans can find a better way to be in relationship with each other. “Always vote for principle,” President John Quincy Adams reminds us, “though you may vote alone.”

catch up at A Better Way

An Evening with Author Ray Suarez

april 30, 2024
Join us for an evening forum with author Ray Suarez on his new book, Becoming American in the 21st Century: An Oral History. Livestream also available. Copies of the book will be sold onsite by Politics & Prose, and the author will be signing copies following the event. Catch up at A Better Way

Forum: With Malice Toward None, With Charity for All

feb. 21, 2024
Together with Wesley Theological Seminary, the Wheatley Institute at Brigham Young University and special guests, the Cathedral explored how to repair the breaches in our civic life. Sponsored by Deseret Magazine. Learn about the participants and watch the archived livestream. watch forum

Take On Lent

Ash Wed–Easter, 2024
Jesus left Peter with the mandate to “Feed my sheep” (John 21:17), so the Cathedral wants to feed your heart and mind this Lenten season. We invite you to commit to journeying with us from Ash Wednesday to Easter Morning as we “take on” Lent with five weeks of Tuesday night dinners and classes. learn more
View of limestone cross looking up at the sky

Sacred Spaces: Racial Justice and Spirituality in Action

upcoming program
Sacred Spaces: Racial Justice and Spirituality in Action aims to topple policies and practices that sanction systemic racism and drive social change outcomes. Rooted in social justice, love, and humanity, the program features an annual cohort of 12-15 participants, who will ultimately create and launch an action plan to drive social change. learn more

Dedication of The Now and Forever Windows by Kerry James Marshall

racial & social justice
The Cathedral’s new Now and Forever windows by Kerry James Marshall capture the resilience, faith and endurance of African Americans and our nation’s struggle with the original sins of racism and slavery. Catch up on the dedication event, view photos and share your thoughts on the new windows. Explore Now
Pond with waterlilies and stone carvings in the Cathedral's gardens

Cathedral Center for Prayer & Pilgrimage

ongoing programs
The Center for Prayer and Pilgrimage is an expression of the Cathedral’s commitment the spiritual life as a house of prayer for all people and a home for pilgrims from near and far. For over two decades the Center has offered opportunities for spiritual deepening through pilgrimages, prayer gatherings, labyrinth walks, retreats and workshops. learn more

Surrender: A Conversation with Bono

december 5, 2022
We're thrilled to share the video of our Dec. 5 conversation between U2 frontman Bono and our Canon Historian, Jon Meacham. More than 2,000 people filled the Cathedral to hear Bono discuss his new book, "Surrender," as he shared his thoughts about faith, justice and America's place in the world. watch webcast