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  APOSTOLIC VOYAGE
OF HIS HOLINESS JOHN PAUL II
TO BERNE ON THE OCCASION OF THE NATIONAL MEETING
OF SWISS CATHOLIC YOUTH

5-6 JUNE 2004

 

PROGRAM

 

ITALY

Saturday, 5 June

 

Fiumicino (Rome)

9.45 a.m. "Leonardo da Vinci" International Airport, Fiumicino (Rome) Departure for Payerne (Berne)

 

SWITZERLAND

Payerne

11.30 a.m. Airport of Payerne Arrival. Welcome Ceremony.
  Airport of Payerne Meeting with the President of the Helvetic Confederation
Greeting of the Holy Father

Berne

1.30 a.m. Viktoriaheim Residence (Religious house of the Sisters of Charity of the Holy Cross) Arrival
6.15 p.m. City's BernArena skating rink Meeting with the Swiss Catholic Youth
Greeting of the Holy Father
7.30 p.m. Viktoriaheim Residence Arrival

 

Sunday, 6 June

 

10.00 a.m. Allmend Park, Bernís Ice Palace Arrival
10.30 a.m. Allmend Park Mass
Homily of the Holy Father
  Allmend Park Recital of the Angelus Domini:
Address of the Holy Father
1.45 p.m. Viktoriaheim Residence Meeting with the Bishops of the Swiss Episcopal Conference and the Cardinals and Bishops of the Papal Entourage
4.45 p.m. Viktoriaheim Residence Farewell ceremony
5.15 p.m. Square in front of Viktoriaheim Residence Meeting with members of the association of former Swiss Guards
Greeting of the Holy Father

Payerne

6.45 p.m. Airport of Payerne Arrival. Farewell ceremony.
7.00 p.m. Airport of Payerne Departure for Ciampino (Rome)

 

ITALY

Ciampino (Rome)

8.45 p.m. Airport of Ciampino (Rome) Arrival

 


Time Lag

  • Rome: + 2 UTC

  • Switzerland: + 2 UTC 

 

 

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