Pope Benedict's schedule of events

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April 19, 2008 5:07:25 PM PDT
The pope arrived in the United States on Tuesday.Schedule of Activities

Sunday, April 20--New York
  • 9:30 a.m. - Visit to Ground Zero - Site of the Former World Trade Center The Pope will visit the site of the September 11, 2001, attack on the World Trade Center, offer a blessing and greet representatives of the Port Authority, New York fire and police workers, those who survived the attacks, and family members who lost loved ones in the attack.

  • 2:30 p.m. - Mass at Yankee Stadium The 200th anniversary of the Archdiocese of Baltimore's designation as an archdiocese (the nation's first), as well as the birth of four other archdioceses: New York, Boston, Philadelphia and Bardstown (now Louisville) will be highlighted during the Mass.

  • 8-8:30 p.m. - Departure from John F. Kennedy International Airport Approximately 3,250 guests will bid farewell to the Pope in Hangar 19 of JFK airport.

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