While most of
the residents are members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints, other denominations in St. George include the Catholic Church,
Dixie Assembly of God, Community Baptist Church, Christian Science Church,
Episcopal Church, Lutheran Church, Presbyterian Church, New Covenant
Christian Center, St. George Christian Fellowship, and First Church
of Religious Science.
is served by six local radio stations,
a local daily newspaper, The Daily Spectrum,
and an airport with commercial
connections to Las Vegas and Salt Lake City.
See: Larry Logue,
A Sermon in the Desert: Belief and Behavior in Early St. George (1988);
A. Karl Larsen, I Was Called to Dixie (1961); Washington County Chapter,
Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Under The Dixie Sun (1950).
Bart C. Anderson