Papal Vacation Set for July 9-27
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VATICAN CITY, JUNE 24, 2007 (Zenit.org).- The Pope will spend this summer's holidays in Lorenzago di Cadore, in the Veneto region of northeastern Italy.The Holy Father will stay July 9-27 in a house owned by the Diocese of Treviso, located in the Dolomites, an Alpine mountain range.
The Vatican's press office confirmed Saturday that on July 15 the Pope will deliver his traditional Sunday address and recite the Angelus at Castello di Mirabello.
On July 22, the Angelus will be recited by the Holy Father in the piazza of Lorenzago di Cadore.
There will be no Wednesday audiences on July 11, 18 and 25. The general audiences will begin again on Aug. 1.
On July 27, the Pope will travel to the summer papal residence at Castel Gandolfo, located some 30 kilometers (18 miles) south of Rome.