The Blessing of Long Life

A day will be dedicated to elderly people and grandparents, who will gather to meet with Pope Francis. This is an initiative conceived and organized by the Pontifical Council for the Family, which will take place in St. Peter’s Square, on Sunday, September 28th.

According to the full schedule of the meeting, entitled “The Blessing of a Long Life”, the Square will be opened at 7:30 am. The day of celebration will then begin at 9:00 am and culminate at 10:30 am with Holy Mass, presided by His Holiness Pope Francis.
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