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Programme of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia in September

Programme of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia in September

(Vatican Radio)  The Vatican has released the details of Pope Francis' Apostolic Journey to Colombia, due to take place from 6 to 11 of September 2017.
Please find below the full programme:
Wednesday 6 September 2017
ROME-BOGOTÁ
11:00  Departure by air from Rome Fiumicino airport for Bogotá
16:30  Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport
WELCOME CEREMONY
Thursday 7 September 2017
BOGOTÁ
09:00  ENCOUNTER WITH THE AUTHORITIES in Plaza de Armas de la Casa de Nariño
09:30  COURTESY VISIT TO THE PRESIDENT in the Protocol Hall of the Casa de Nariño
10:20  VISIT TO THE CATHEDRAL
10:50  BLESSING OF THE FAITHFUL from the balcony of the Cardinal’s Palace
11:00  MEETING WITH BISHOPS in the Hall of the Cardinal’s Palace
15:00  MEETING WITH THE DIRECTIVE COMMITTEE OF CELAM in the Apostolic Nunciature
16:30  HOLY MASS in the Simon Bolivar Park
Friday 8 September 2017
BOGOTÁ-VILLAVICENCIO-BOGOTÁ
07:50  Departure from the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport for Villavicencio
08:30  Arrival at the Apiay air base in Villavicencio
09:30  HOLY MASS in the CATAMA area
15:40 GREAT PRAYER MEETING FOR NATIONAL RECONCILIATION in the Parque Las Malocas
17:20  PAUSE AT THE CROSS OF THE RECONCILIATION in the Parque de los Fundadores
18:00  Departure by air per Bogotá
18:45  Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport.
Saturday 9 September 2017
BOGOTÁ-MEDELLIN-BOGOTÁ
08:20  Departure by air from the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport for Rionegro
09:10  Arrival at the Rionegro air base.
09:15  Helicopter transfer to Medellin airport
10:15  HOLY MASS at the Enrique Olaya Herrera airport of Medellin
15:00  MEETING IN THE HOGAR SAN JOSE’
16:00  ENCOUNTER with PRIESTS, MEN AND WOMEN RELIGIOUS, CONSECRATED PERSONS, SEMINARIANS and their FAMILIES in the La Macarena indoor stadium
Helicopter transfer to the Rionegro air base
17:30  Departure by air for Bogotá
18:25  Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport
Sunday 10 September 2017
BOGOTÁ-CARTAGENA-ROME
08:30 Departure by air for Cartagena
10:00  Arrival at Cartagena airport
10:30  BLESSING of the FIRST STONE of the HOUSES for the HOMELESS and the work of TALITHA QUM in St. Francis of Assisi Square
12:00  ANGELUS in front of the Church of St. Peter Claver
12:15  VISIT TO THE SHRINE HOUSE OF ST. PETER CLAVER
15:45  Helicopter transfer from the naval base to the port area of Contecar
16:30  HOLY MASS in the port area of Contecar
18:30  Helicopter transfer to Cartagena airport
18:45  FAREWELL CEREMONY
19:00  Departure by air for Rome Ciampino airport
Monday 11 September 2017
ROME
12:40  Arrival at Rome Ciampino airport