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(21 September 2014)


Logo - Viaggio Apostolico a Tirana (Albania), 21.IX.2014

Live video transmission by CTV

(Vatican Television Center)  

Live CTV


Sunday, 21 September 2014


7:30 Departure from Rome's Fiumicino airport for Tirana    
9:00 Arrival at "Mother Teresa" International Airport in Tirana    
  Official welcoming by the Prime Minister, Edi Rama  


9:30 Welcoming ceremony in the square in front of the Presidential Palace  
  Courtesy visit to the President of the Republic in the Green Room of the Presidential Palace  


10:00 Meeting with the civil authorities in the Reception Room of the Presidential Palace   Video
Address of the Holy Father
11:00 Holy Mass in Mother Teresa Square   Video
Homily of the Holy Father
  Prayer of the Angelus Domini   Words of the Holy Father
13:30 Meeting and luncheon with the Albanian Bishops and the Papal Entourage at the Apostolic Nunciature    
16:00 Meeting with the leaders of other religions and other Christian denominations at the Catholic University "Our Lady of Good Counsel"   Video
Address of the Holy Father
17:00 Celebration of Vespers with priests, men and women religious, seminarians and various lay movements in the Cathedral of Tirana   Video
Address of the Holy Father
18:30 Meeting with the children of the "Centro Bethania" and the representatives from other charitable centers of Albania in the Chapel of Bethany   Video
Address of the Holy Father
19:45 Farewell ceremony at "Mother Teresa" International Airport of Tirana    
20:00 Departure from Tirana for Rome's Ciampino Airport   In-Flight Press Conference of Pope Francis from Albania to Rome
21:30 Arrival at Ciampino Airport in Rome    


Time Lag

Rome: +2 UTC
Tirana: +2 UTC


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