Today, the Office of the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff published the calendar for the celebrations that the Holy Father will preside from May to June.


– Monday, 1: At 5:30pm, the Holy Father will visit the Sanctuary of the Virgin Mary of Divine Love (close to Rome) and will pray the rosary.

– Saturday 6: At 9:30pm, the Holy Father will celebrate Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, commemorating the five hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Pontifical Swiss Guard.

– Sunday 7: The fourth Sunday of Easter, at 9:00am in the Vatican Basilica, the Pope will ordain to the priesthood deacons from the diocese of Rome.

– Thursday 25-Sunday 28: Apostolic trip to Poland.

– Saturday 3: At 8:30pm in St. Peter’s Square, the Holy Father will preside at the Pentecost Vigil with the participation of various ecclesial movements and the new communities.

– Sunday 4: The Solemnity of Pentecost, Holy Mass will be celebrated at 9:30am in St. Peter’s Square.

– Thursday 15: The Solemnity of Corpus Christi. At 7:00pm, Holy Mass in the basilica of Saint John Lateran, procession to the basilica of St. Mary Major and Eucharistic benediction.

– Thursday 29: The Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul. Holy Mass will be celebrated at the basilica of St. Peter and will include the imposition of the pallium on metropolitan archbishops.