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Photos, speeches and articles on our pilgrimage of Pope Francis Holy Land

Photos, speeches and articles on our pilgrimage of Pope Francis Holy Land

ARCHIVES – Here is the step by step program of the Pope Francis’ trip to the Holy Land. Where possible, we’ve added links to photo albums, speeches and editorials.

Stages in Jordan (24 May 2014)

     Arrival at Queen Alia International Airport, Amman.
Welcome ceremony at the Palace of King Hussein, Amman.
Courtesy visit to the royal couple of Jordan.
Meeting with the authorities of the Kingdom of Jordan. Address of the Holy Father
Holy Mass at the International Stadium of Amman. Homily of the Holy Father
Visit the site of Jesus’ Baptism.
Meeting with refugees and young people with disabilities of the Latin Church on the

banks of the Jordan River. Address of the Holy Father
Departure of Jordan Queen Alia International from the Amman airport.

Our photo album:

 

La visita in Giordania

The Visit to Jordan

Stages in Bethlehem (May 25, 2014)

Arrival at the heliport of Bethlehem.
Welcoming ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Bethlehem.
Courtesy visit to the President of the Palestinian state.
Meeting with the Palestinian Authority. Address of the Holy Father
Stop and lowering the car with the separation wall.
Holy Mass in Manger Square in Bethlehem. Homily of the Holy Father
Regina Coeli prayer. Address of the Holy Father
Lunch with the families of Palestine to the Franciscan Convent of Casa Nova in

Bethlehem.
Private visit to the Grotto of the Nativity in Bethlehem.
Meet the children of the refugee camp Phoenix Center Dheisheh.
Departure from the State of Palestine at the heliport of Bethlehem.

Our photo album:

Cerimonia di benvenuto a Betlemme

Welcoming ceremony in Bethlehem

Messa a Betlemme

Mass in Bethlehem

Incontro con i bambini dei campi profughi

Meets the children of the refugee camps

Editorial Staff Articles

The Pope at the foot of Separation Wall

Pope’s homily: “Children are a sign”

 Stages in Jerusalem

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Welcoming ceremony at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv. Address of the

     Holy Father
Private meeting with the Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople and his apostolic

delegation in Jerusalem. Writing a joint statement.
Ecumenical meeting to mark the 50th anniversary of the meeting between Pope Paul VI

and Patriarch Athenagoras in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre. Address of the Holy

     Father.
Dinner with the Patriarch and the bishops and the Papal Entourage at the Latin

Patriarchate of Jerusalem.

Our photo album:

 

Incontro ecumenico al Santo Sepolcro

Ecumenical meeting at the Holy Sepulchre

Cena al Patriarcato latino

Dinner at the Latin Patriarchate

 

Monday, May 26, 2014

Visit to the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem on the Temple Mount. Address of the Holy Father.
Visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
Depositing a wreath at Mount Herzl in Jerusalem.
Visit Yad Vashem in Jerusalem. Address of the Holy Father.
Courtesy visit to the two chief rabbis of Israel Heichal Shlomo Centre, next to the Great

Synagogue of Jerusalem. Address of the Holy Father.
Courtesy visit to the President of the State of Israel at the Presidential Palace in Jerusalem.

Address of the Holy Father.
Private with the Prime Minister of Israel in Notre Dame Center in Jerusalem hearing.
Lunch with the Franciscan Friars of the Monastery of St. Saviour in Jerusalem.
Private Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople in the Orthodox Church of Viri Galilaei

on the Mount of Olives visit.
Meeting of priests, religious and seminarians in the Church of Gethsemane at the foot of

the Mount of Olives. Address of the Holy Father.
Holy Mass with the Holy Land and ordinary Papal Entourage in the room of the Cenacle

in Jerusalem. Homily of the Holy Father.
Out of the state of Israel Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv.

Our photo album:

Visita sulla Spianata delle Moschee

Visit to the Esplanade of Mosques

Visita al muro occidentale

Visit to the Western Wall

Visita al memoriale di Yad Vashem

Visit to Yad Vashem

Visita ai due gran rabbini

Visit to the two chief rabbis

Visita al Presidente Peres

Visit to President Peres

Incontro i religiosi al Getsemani

Religious meeting at Gethsemane

Messa al Cenacolo

Mass in the Cenacle