Schedule for the Pope's U.S. visit


8:15 a.m. (Twin Cities time) Meeting with President Obama, White House

10:30 a.m. Prayer with U.S. bishops, St. Matthew's Cathedral, Washington

3:15 p.m. Mass of canonization of Junipero Serra, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Washington


8:20 a.m. Address to joint session of Congress

10:15 a.m. Visit to St. Patrick in the City and Catholic Charities, Washington

3 p.m. Depart Washington

4 p.m. Arrival in New York City

5:45 p.m. Evening prayer at St. Patrick's Cathedral


7:30 a.m. Visit to the United Nations and address to the General Assembly

10:30 a.m. Service at 9/ 11 Memorial and Museum, World Trade Center

3 p.m. Visit to Our Lady Queen of Angels School in East Harlem

5 p.m. Mass at Madison Square Garden


7:40 a.m. Departure from John F. Kennedy International Airport

8:30 a.m. Arrival in Philadelphia

9:30 a.m. Mass at Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, Philadelphia

3:45 p.m. Visit to Independence Mall

6:30 p.m. Visit to the Festival of Families


8:15 a.m. Meeting with bishops at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary

10 a.m. Visit to Curran-Fromhold prison

3 p.m. Mass at the World Meeting of Families

7 p.m. Depart for Rome