Concert of Praise for God’s Word in the Tabernacle on Temple Square on Saturday, November 23, at 7:00 p.m.
The National Bible Association, which named Salt Lake City its National Bible City for 2013, will host a Concert of Praise for God’s Word in the Tabernacle on Temple Square on Saturday, November 23, at 7:00 p.m.
The program will include Bible readings by Hollywood actress Roma Downey (Touched by an Angel) and her husband, producer Mark Burnett (The Voice). The program will also feature musical performances by the Singing Sensations, a gospel choir from Baltimore, Maryland; Jewish Cantor Emmanuel Perlman; the Salt Lake University Institute Singers; and the BYU Singers. Elder D. Todd Christofferson of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles will attend and give remarks. The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome. The program will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will last approximately 75 to 90 minutes. Tickets are not required for this event. Because seating is general admission, patrons are encouraged to be seated by 6:45 p.m. Standby seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. The standby line is formed at the flagpole on Temple Square. See the Temple Square Events site for more information.