Francis Won't Celebrate Public Morning Mass During the Summer

Wednesday Audiences to Be Suspended in July

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The Vatican has announced that during the summer, Pope Franis won't celebrate a public morning Mass in his residence, the Casa Santa Marta.

The Vatican press office also announced that during the month of July, all Wednesday general audiences will be suspended. They will resume on the first Wednesday of August in the Vatican, taking place on 6, 20 and 27 August.

On Wednesday, 13 August, there will be no general audience as the Pope will travel to Korea (from 13 to 18 August).

The Angelus prayer will continue to take place in the Vatican every Sunday in July, except during the days of the Holy Father's absence during his trip to Korea (Sundays 15 and 17 August).

The morning mass at the Domus Sanctae Marthae will be suspended during the summer, from early July until the end of August, and will resume at the beginning of September.