POPE FRANCIS IN THE HOLY LAND
PROGRAMME ON SATURDAY, MAY 24
WELCOME CEREMONY WITH THE KING AND QUEEN OF JORDAN
The welcome ceremony: at 1:45 pm at the Al-Husseini Royal Palace where he will pay a courtesy call to the King and Queen.
MEETING WITH JORDANIAN AUTHORITIES
At 2:20 pm the Holy Father will meet with authorities of the Kingdom of Jordan.
CELEBRATION OF HOLY MASS AND FIRST COMMUNION FOR JORDANIAN CHRISTIAN CHILDREN
At 4 pm he will celebrate Mass at the international stadium in the capital city of Jordan,
VISIT OF THE TOWN OF BETHANY WHERE JESUS WAS BAPTIZED
At 7 pm Pope Francis will visit the site where Jesus was baptized in Bethany, on the banks of the River Jordan.
MEETING WITH REFUGEES AND DISABLED
There he will also meet with refugees and disabled young people in the Latin church.