Pope's Schedule for April-May
On Sunday, Francis Will Take Possession of Cathedral as Bishop of Rome
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The Vatican released the calendar of celebrations scheduled to be presided over by the Holy Father in the months of April and May:
7 April, Second Sunday of Easter, or Divine Mercy Sunday: 5:30pm, Mass in the Basilica of St. John Lateran for the Bishop of Rome to take possession of the Roman cathedra.
14 April, Sunday:5:30pm, Mass in the Basilica of St. Paul Outside-the-Walls
21 April, Sunday:9:30am, Mass and priestly ordinations in St. Peter's Basilica.
28 April, Sunday:10:00am, Mass and confirmations in St. Peter's Square.
4 May, Saturday:6:00pm, Recitation of the Rosary in the Basilica of St. Mary Major.
5 May, Sunday:10:00am, Mass for Confraternities in St. Peter's Square.
12 May, Sunday:9:30am, Mass and canonizations of Blesseds Antonio Primaldo and Companions; Laura di Santa Caterina da Siena Montoya y Upegui; and Maria Guadalupe Garcia Zavala.
18 May, Saturday:6:00pm, Pentecost Vigil in St. Peter's Square with the participation of ecclesial movements.
19 May, Pentecost Sunday: 10:00am, Mass in St. Peter's Square with the participation of ecclesial movements.