- Pope Benedict XVI's Homily, Solemnity of the Solemnity of Corpus Christi, May 2008
This weekend the Church in North America celebrates the solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ, Corpus Christi.
In many parts of the world though -- including Rome -- the feast is celebrated on Thursday.
Join us Thursday, June 23rd at 1:00pm ET for a live broadcast of Holy Mass and the Eucharistic procession. Pope Benedict XVI will be the main celebrant, and lead the procession. Held in the evening in Rome, it is a beautiful Mass with a stunning candlelight procession at dusk.
If you miss the live broadcast, catch the encore in the evening at 8:00pm ET / 9:00pm PT.
CNS Photo/Paul Haring