Beatification of John Paul II Schedule of Events

After the Prince William and Kate Middleton royal wedding, dubbed as the modern fairytale, today, we will witness a holy event.

The beatification of John Paul II happens today. Below is the schedule of events:

April 30 Saturday evening - a prayer vigil will be organized by the Rome diocese in the Circus Maximus

May 1 10:00 AM on Sunday - the beatification ceremony will take place in St. Peter’s Square

May 2 Monday - Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vatican Secretary of State, will preside at a Mass of thanksgiving in St. Peter’s Square

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