Vatican City, 11 January 2016 (VIS) – The Office of Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff has published the following calendar of liturgical celebrations at which the Holy Father will preside in the months of January 2016 and February 2016:
Monday 25: Solemnity of the Conversion of St. Paul. At 5.30 p.m., in the Basilica of St. Paul Outside-the-Walls, celebration of Vespers.
Tuesday 2: Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, 20th World Day of Consecrated Life. At 5.30 p.m., Holy Mass, Jubilee of Consecrated Life and closure of the Year of Consecrated Life.
Wednesday 10: Ash Wednesday. At 5 p.m., in the Vatican Basilica, Holy Mass, blessing and imposition of the Ashes, sending of Missionaries of Mercy.
Friday 12 – Thursday 18: Apostolic trip in Mexico.
Monday 22: Solemnity of the Chair of St. Peter. At 10.30 a.m. in the Vatican Basilica, Jubilee of the Roman Curia.