Conclave: timetable for first days

2013-03-09 Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) During the course of the briefing for journalists on Saturday in the Press Office of the Holy See, Fr. Federico Lombardi, SJ, outlined a timetable for the ceremonies and proceedings on the first days of the upcoming Conclave. The times given below are tentative and approximate.


Tuesday, March 12th, 2013 (all times Rome local: GMT + 1)


      15:45 – Transfer from Domus Sanctae Marthae to Pauline Chapel

 

      16:30 – Procession from Pauline Chapel to Sistine Chapel

 

      16:45 – Oath administered and Extra omnes! Proclaimed



Followed by meditation by Card. Prosper Grech, OSA
Eventual 1st vote

      19:15 – Vespers

 

      19:30 – Cardinals return to Domus Sanctae Marthae





Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 (all times Rome local: GMT + 1)


      06:30 – Breakfast served in Domus S. Marthae (until 7:30)

 

      07:45 – Transfer from Domus S. Marthae to Sistine Chapel

 

      08:15 – Mass

 

      09:30 – Hora Media in Sistine Chapel



Morning vote(s) (scrutiny(ies) taken

      12:30 – Cardinals return to Domus Sanctae Marthae

 

      13:00 – Lunch

 

      16:00 – Cardinals return to Sistine Chapel

 

      16:50 – Scrutinies taken

 

      19:15 – Vespers



19:30 – Cardinals return to Domus Sanctae Marthae