February 17, 2014. During this week, Pope Francis will meet with the Council of Cardinals on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, after the General Audience. On Thursday and Friday, he will meet with all of the cardinals for an Extraordinary Consitory. The sessions will take place at the New Synod Hall, from 9:30-12:30PM, and from 4:30-7PM. On Saturday morning, the Pope will lead the ceremony for the creation of 19 new cardinals; while on Sunday, he will celebrate Mass with them.