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PASTORAL VISIT OF HIS HOLINESS
BENEDICT XVI
TO BRESCIA AND CONCESIO

8 NOVEMBER 2009

PROGRAM

 

Live broadcasting from CTV
(Vatican Television Center)

 

Sunday, 8 November 2009

Vatican City

08.00 Departure by helicopter from the Vatican heliport  

Rome-Ciampino

08.30 Departure by plane from Ciampino Airport (Rome) for Brescia.  

Brescia

09.30

Arrival at "Tenente Alfredo Fusco" military airport in Ghedi (Brescia)

 
 

Private Visit to the parish church of Botticino Sera and Veneration of the remains of Saint Archangel Tadini.

Words of the Holy Father
10.15

Welcoming in the square in front of the Cathedral of Brescia and brief visit to the Cathedral

 
10.30

Eucharistic Concelebration in Paul VI Square

Homily of the Holy Father
  Recitation of the Angelus Domini in Paul VI Square Address of the Holy Father
16.00

Greeting to the organizers of the visit in the Paul VI Pastoral Center

 
16.45

Visit to the house where Pope Paul VI was born and to the new premises of Paul VI Institute in Concesio.

 
17.30

Official ceremony for the inauguration of the new premises and for awarding the Sixth Paul VI International Prize in the Vittorio Montini Auditorium of the Paul VI Institute in Concesio

Address of the Holy Father
(Video)
18.15

Visit to the parish of Saint Antonino in Concesio, where John Baptist Montini was baptized

Address of the Holy Father
(Video)
19.00

Departure by plane from the "Tenente Alfredo Fusco" military airport of Ghedi (Brescia) for Ciampino (Rome)

 

Rome-Ciampino

20.00 Arrival at Ciampino Airport and transfer by helicopter to the Vatican  

 

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