The Cathedral Church of St. Mark has a number of on-going formation opportunities you can take advantage of. Weekday services are celebrated on Tuesdays at 12:10 PM, Wednesdays at 7:00 AM, Thursdays at 10:00 AM, and Fridays  at 12:10 PM. Below are a number of other formation opportunities throughout the week. 


Monday Diocesan
Book Group

We meet weekly at the Diocesan Center. Everyone is welcome! The group chooses books from a wide range of interests. Our current book is Paul: A Biography by N.T. Wright. Please contact Ernie Hale at or 801-532-6406 for more information.

11:45 – 1:00 PM in the Diocesan Center

Wednesday Christian
Meditation Group

Join Fr. Tyler for a weekly time of contemplative prayer in the tradition of Fr. John Main, OSB and the Desert Tradition. Newcomers and beginners are welcome, and instruction in the way of silent prayer is given at each session. We begin by listening to short recorded talk on contemplative practice and then sit together for 20 minutes of silent prayer. Contact Fr. Tyler if you have any questions—

9:00 a.m. in Rare Books Room

Reading Group

Join Canon Judy Atherton and the Reverend Tyler Doherty for a fun hour of discussion and theological reflection using short fiction as our launching pad.  We'll discuss a piece of fiction each week and reflect theologically on how story can illuminate aspects of our relationship with God, each other, and creation.

Begins October 17 at 10:00 AM in Parlor


Thursday Bible
Study & Lunch

This lively discussion follows the 10:00 a.m. Eucharist and is facilitated by the Reverend Canon Tyler Doherty, Priest-in-Charge. Your donations to support the cost of lunch are gratefully accepted.

11:00 a.m. in Bates Room

Centering Prayer

Please arrive a few minutes early and enter through the north door. This is a wonderful time to sit with God for 20 minutes and then conclude with brief prayers. Contact Nancy Appleby at 801.484.1965 or for more information.

5:30 p.m. in Colton Library   

Living Our Vows
Every Day (L.O.V.E.D)

L.O.V.E.D is a tool to help us become more mindful and accountable for living our baptismal vows on a daily basis. Meeting together in the early evening in a small group weekly gives us the opportunity to share our week, using the baptismal vows as our touch stone. If you would like to join a group, or get more information, please speak with Bonnie Weiss (, or contact Canon Vicki Evans at ( All are welcome


LIGHt in the Darkness
Saturday eVENING
Contemplative Service

Join us for a Contemplative Eucharist featuring Taizé chant, an opportunity to sit quietly with God's word, and a celebration of the Eucharist. This come-as-you-are service is open to all seeking quiet and comfort in the midst of their busy lives. The homily will be conducted as a guided meditation in the lectio divina style led by Fr. Tyler. You can download the program here.