Pope Francis arrived in Manila on Thursday for his five day state-visit and apostolic journey in the Philippines. Following his arrival is a motorcade to Apostolic Nunciature where thousands of Filipino line-up to welcome the Pope.
Today, he is schedule to meet the President, hold a Mass at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Manila and meet families at the SM Mall of Asia Arena.
To catch Pope Francis on his second day of visit in the Philippines, below is the official itinerary of Pope Francis for January 15, 2015.
- 9:15 am: Welcome Ceremony, Courtesy visits to the president and meeting with the authorities and the diplomatic corps; followed by a motorcade to the Manila Cathedral
- 11:15 am: Holy Mass with bishops, priests, women and men religious group at the Basilica of the Immaculate Conception in Manila; followed by a motorcade to the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
- 5:30 pm: Meeting with the families at SM Mall of Asia Arena
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