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PASTORAL VISIT TO AQUILEIA AND VENICE

7-8 MAY 2011

PROGRAM

 

Live Broadcast by CTV
(Vatican Television Center)

 

Saturday, 7 May 2011

Rome

15:30 Departure from Ciampino Airport for Ronchi dei Legionari  

 

Ronchi dei Legionari

16:15 Arrival at the airport of Ronchi dei Legionari (Gorizia)  

 

Aquileia

16:45 Meeting with the citizens in Piazza Capitolo (Video)
Address of the Holy Father
17:00 Preparatory Assembly for the Second Ecclesial Convention of Aquileia at the Basilica of Aquileia (Video)
Address of the Holy Father
18:15 Departure by helicopter from the Open Market Area adjacent to the Basilica of Aquileia for Venice  

 

Venice 

18:45 Arrival at the heliport of the "F. Morosini" Naval College in Sant’Elena  
19:00 Meeting with the people at St Mark's Square in Venice (Video)
Address of the Holy Father
19:30 Veneration of the Relics of Saint Mark at the Basilica of Saint Mark in Venice  

 

Sunday, 8 May 2011

Mestre

10:00 Holy Mass in San Giuliano Park (Video)
Homily of the Holy Father
  Recitation of the Regina Caeli in San Giuliano Park (Video)
Greeting of the Holy Father
12:30 Departure by motorboat from Mestre for St Mark's Square  

 
Venice

13:30 Luncheon with Bishops at the Patriarchate of Venice  
16:45 Assembly for the closing of the Diocesan Pastoral Visit at the Basilica of St Mark (Video)
Address of the Holy Father
17:45 Departure by gondola from St Mark's Square for the Basilica della Salute  
18:00 Meeting with the worlds of culture and the economy at the Basilica della Salute (Video)
Address of the Holy Father
18:45 Blessing at the conclusion of the works of restoration of the Chapel of the Blessed Trinity at the Basilica della Salute and Inauguration of the premises of the Studium Generale Marcianum Library  
19:15 Departure by motorboat from the Patriarchal Seminary for Tessera  

 

Tessera 

19:45 Departure from Venice "Marco Polo" Airport for Ciampino  

 

Rome

20:30 Arrival at Rome/Ciampino Airport  

 

 

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