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Pope Francis' complete schedule for Colombia trip

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2017

ROME-BOGOTÁ

11:00 Departure by air from Rome Fiumicino airport for Bogotá 

16:30 Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport. 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 

BOGOTÁ

9:00 Encounter with the authorities in plaza de armas de la casa de nariño 

9:30 Courtesy visit to the president in the protocol hall of the casa de nariño 

10:20 Visit to the cathedral 

10:50 Blessing of the faithful from the balcony of the cardinal's palace 

11:00 Meeting with bishops in the hall of the cardinal's palace

15:00 Meeting with the directive committee of CELAM in the apostolic nunciature 

16:30 Holy Mass in the simon Bolivar Park

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 

BOGOTÁ-VILLAVICENCIO-BOGOTí

7:50 Departure from the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport for Villavicencio

8:30 Arrival at the Apiay air base in Villavicencio 

9:30 HOLY MASS in the CATAMA area 

15:40 GREAT PRAYER MEETING FOR NATIONAL RECONCILIATION in the Parque Las Malocas 

17:20 PAUSE AT THE CROSS OF THE RECONCILIATION in the Parque de los Fundadores 

18:00 Departure by air per Bogotá 

18:45 Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport. 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2017

BOGOTÁ-MEDELLIN-BOGOTÁ

8:20 Departure by air from the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport for Rionegro 

9:10 Arrival at the Rionegro air base. 

9:15 Helicopter transfer to Medellin airport 

10:15 HOLY MASS at the Enrique Olaya Herrera airport of Medellin 

15:00 MEETING IN THE HOGAR SAN JOSE 

16:00 Encounter with priests, men and women religious, consecrated persons, seminarians and their families in the La Macarena indoor stadium 

17:30 Departure by air for Bogotá 

18:25 Arrival in the military area (CATAM) of Bogotá airport 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2017 

BOGOTÁ-CARTAGENA-ROME

8:30 Departure by air for Cartagena 

10:00 Arrival at Cartagena airport 

10:30 BLESSING of the FIRST STONE of the HOUSES for the HOMELESS and the work of TALITHA QUM in St. Francis of Assisi Square 

12:00 ANGELUS in front of the Church of St. Peter Claver

12:15 Visit to the shrine house of St. Peter Claver 

15:45 Helicopter transfer from the naval base to the port area of Contecar 

16:30 HOLY MASS in the port area of Contecar

Homily of the Holy Father 

18:30 Helicopter transfer to Cartagena airport

18:45 FAREWELL CEREMONY

19:00 Departure by air for Rome Ciampino airport

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

ROME  

12:40 Arrival at Rome Ciampino airport