Levels of Giving

Four levels of giving are available to participate in the Bishop's Leader Society.

As a participant in the Bishop's Leadership Society, members will receive:

  • Memento of the Bishop's Coat of Arms
  • Special correspondence from the Bishop
  • Invitation to diocesan events
  • Invitation to the Annual BLS Gathering

SPLENDOR OF THE FATHER: $10,000

The cross that emblazons the sail of the ship calls to mind the Father's love in sending Jesus, His only son. Bishop Wester is grateful to the following SPLENDOR OF THE FATHER donors.

STAR OF THE SEA: $5,000

On the waves of the Great Salt Lake. "The world is a sea, in which the Church, like a ship, is beaten by the waves but not submerged." Bishop Wester is grateful to the following STAR OF THE SEA donors.

LIGHT OF CHRIST: $2,500

Symbolic of the comet above the ship's sail, it is taken from the Coat of Arms of Pope Leo XIII, during whose pontificate the Diocese of Salt Lake City was erected in 1891. Bishop Wester is grateful to the following LIGHT OF CHRIST donors.

ANCHOR OF FAITH: $1,000

Symbolic of the ship at sail, representing the Catholic Church of Utah. Bishop Wester is grateful to the following ANCHOR OF FAITH donors.

FIVE YEAR LEADERSHIP

Upon completion of the fifth year of membership in the Bishop's Leadership Society, members will receive a replica pin of the Diocesan Coat of Arms. This represents the placement of their name into the Book of Gratitude, which resides in the Archives of the Diocese of Salt Lake City. FIVE YEAR LEADERSHIP donors.