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Pope’s Program for Visit to Milan

Francis’ Jam-packed Day Involved Celebrating Mass, Visiting Prisoners, Immigrants, Meeting Recently Confirmed, Religious

Pope Francis visited the northern Italian city of Milan today, March 25, 2017, and below is the Vatican-provided program of the Pontiff’s day trip:


07:10: Departure from Roma-Fiumicino airport

08:00: Arrival at Milano-Linate airport

08:30: Visit to the Forlanini quarter – “White Houses” of Milan
Meeting with two families in their respective apartments
Meeting with residents in the square of the “White Houses”
Encounter with representatives of Rom, Islamic and immigrant families and inhabitants

10:00:   Meeting with priests and consecrated persons in the Duomo
Greetings from Cardinal Angelo Scola, archbishop of Milan
Answers to questions from priests

11:00:  Angelus prayer and blessing in the Duomo

11:30: Visit to the San Vittore Prison

12:30: Lunch with a hundred detainees in the Terzo Raggio of the San Vittore Prison

13:45:  Transfer by car to Monza Park

15:00:  Holy Mass in Monza Park
At the end, thanks to Cardinal Angelo Scola, archbishop of Milan

16:30:  Transfer by car to the Meazza-San Siro di Milano Stadium

17:30:  Meeting with recently confirmed young people at the Meazza-San Siro di Milano Stadium
Answers to questions from a recently confirmed person, a parent and a catechist

18:30:  Farewell and departure from Milano-Linate airport

19:30:  Arrival at Roma-Fiumicino airport

[Vatican-provided program]


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