Pope to visit Palermo in early October
September 21, 2010
The Vatican has confirmed plans for a visit by Pope Benedict XVI to Palermo, Italy, on October 3.
The Pope will make the day-long trip to participate in a regional meeting of Catholic families. After celebrating Mass in Palermo he will conduct a meeting with local priests, religious, and seminarians, then address a gathering of young people before returning to Rome in the evening.