LIVE Coverage of the Apostolic Journey to Croatia  |  June 4 - 5, 2011

SATURDAY, June 4  |  Zagreb, Croatia

Arrival at Pleso International Airport in Zagreb and Meeting with Representatives of Civil Society

Highlights of Pope Benedict's arrival at Pleso International Airport in Zagreb, followed by his meeting with representatives of civil society, the political, academic, cultural, and business world, the diplomatic corps, and religious leaders gathered in the National Croatian Theatre.

12:00pm ET / 9:00am PT LIVE
Repeat at 8:00pm & midnight ET / 5:00pm & 9:00pm PT

Prayer Vigil

Prayer Vigil with the Croatian youth in Ban Josip Jelačič square.

1:30pm ET / 10:30am PT LIVE
Repeat at 9:00pm & 1:00am ET / 6:00pm & 10:00pm PT

SUNDAY, June 5  |  Zagreb, Croatia

Papal Mass

Mass on the occasion of the National Day of Croatian Catholic Families in the Zagreb Hippodrome.

7:00am ET / 4:00am PT
Repeated at 8:30pm & 12:30am ET / 5:30pm & 9:30pm PT


Vespers liturgy with bishops, priests, religious and seminarians. In addition, the Pope will pray at the tomb of Blessed Alojzije Viktor Stepinac at the Cathedral dedicated to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and to St. Stephen.

11:00am ET / 8:00am PT LIVE
Repeated at 3:30am ET / 12:30am PT, Monday June 6th


Departure by plane from Pleso International Airport of Zagreb for Rome.

1:00pm ET / 10:00am PT LIVE
Repeated at 5:00am ET / 2:00am PT, Monday June 6th

*broadcast times are subject to change
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