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APOSTOLIC JOURNEY
OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS
TO THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA
ON THE OCCASION OF THE 6th ASIAN YOUTH DAY

(13-18 AUGUST 2014)

Logo - Viaggio Apostolico nella Repubblica di Corea

 

PROGRAM

Live video transmission by CTV

(Vatican Television Center)

Live CTV

 

 

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

16:00 Departure from Rome's Fiumicino airport for Seoul    

 

Thursday, 14 August 2014

10:30

Arrival at the Air Base of Seoul    
12:00 Private Mass at the Apostolic Nunciature    
15:45 Welcoming ceremony in the garden of the "Blue House" in Seoul    
  Courtesy visit to the President of the Republic at the "Blue House" in Seoul    
16:30 Meeting with the Authorities in the Chungmu Hall at the "Blue House" in Seoul Address of the Holy Father  
17:30 Meeting with the Bishops of Korea at the headquarters of the Korean Episcopal Conference Address of the Holy Father  

 

Friday, 15 August 2014

8:45 Transfer by helicopter to Daejeon    
10:30 Holy Mass on the Solemnity of the Assumption at the World Cup Stadium in Daejeon

Homily of the Holy Father

 
  Prayer of the Angelus Domini

Words of the Holy Father

 
13:30 Luncheon with the young people at the Major Seminary of Daejeon    
16:30 Transfer by helicopter to the Shrine of Solmoe    
17:30 Meeting with the Asian youth at the Shrine of Solmoe Address of the Holy Father  
19:15 Transfer by helicopter to Seoul    

 

Saturday, 16 August 2014

8:55 Visit to the Shrine of the Martyrs of Seo So mun    
10:00 Holy Mass for the Beatification of Paul Yun Ji-Chung and 123 martyr companions at Gwanghwamun Gate in Seoul

Homily of the Holy Father

 
15:30 Transfer by helicopter to Kkottongnae    
16:30 Visit to the rehabilitation centre for disabled people at the "House of Hope" in Kkottongnae    
17:15 Meeting with the religious communities of Korea at the Training Center "School of Love" in Kkottongnae Address of the Holy Father  
18:30 Meeting with the leaders of the Apostolate of the laity at the Spirituality Centre in Kkottongnae Address of the Holy Father  
19:00 Transfer by helicopter to Seoul    

 

Sunday, 17 August 2014

10:00 Transfer by helicopter to Haemi    
11:00 Meeting with the Asian Bishops at the Shrine of Haemi

Address of the Holy Father

 
13:00 Luncheon with the Bishops of Asia in the refectory of the Shrine of Haemi    
16:30 Closing Holy Mass of the 6th Asian Youth Day at Haemi Castle

Homily of the Holy Father

 
19:00 Transfer by helicopter to Seoul    

 

Monday, 18 August 2014

9:00 Meeting with religious leaders at the old Curia Palace of the Archdiocese of Seoul    
9:45 Holy Mass for Peace and Reconciliation at Myeong-dong Cathedral in Seoul

Homily of the Holy Father

 
12:45 Farewell ceremony from the Republic of Korea at the Air Base of Seoul    
13:00 Departure from the Air Base in Seoul for Rome's Ciampino Airport    
17:45 Arrival at Ciampino Airport in Rome    

 

Time Lag

Rome: +2 UTC
Seoul: +9 UTC




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