Pope Francis in Hungary


The Official Program of the Apostolic Journey

Friday, April 28, 2023

10:00 am: arrival at Ferenc Liszt International Airport, official reception

11:00 am: celebratory welcome in the square in front of Sándor Palace, visit to the President of the Republic, meeting with the Prime Minister and the representatives of social life and diplomatic missions

5:00 pm: meeting with bishops, priests, deacons, members of monastic orders, seminarians, and pastoral workers in St. Stephen’s Basilica, the Holy Father gives a speech

Saturday, April 29, 2023

8:45 am: private visit to the Blessed László Batthyány-Strattmann Home for the Blind

10:15 am: meeting with the poor and with refugees at the Church of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary on Rózsák Square, the Holy Father gives a speech

11:30 am: The Greek Catholic Church of the Intercession of the Theotokos - visit to the Greek Catholic community

4:30 pm: meeting with the youth in the László Papp Sport Arena, the Holy Father gives a speech

Sunday, April 30, 2023

9:30 am: Holy Mass on Lajos Kossuth Square, homily by the Holy Father, Regina Caeli Prayer

4:00 pm: meeting with representatives of university and cultural life at the Pázmány Péter Catholic University’s Faculty of Information Technology and Bionics, the Holy Father gives a speech