Benedict XVI's day by day »
Friday, August 19
Holy Mass in private in the chapel of the Apostolic Nunciature, Madrid.
Courtesy visit to their Majesties the King and Queen of Spain in the Zarzuela Palace, Madrid.
Meeting with young nuns in the Patio of the Kings, Monastery of El Escorial. Greeting of the Holy Father.
Meeting with 2,000 young university professors, in the Basilica of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Speech by the Holy Father.
Lunch with young people in the Ambassadors Lounge of the Nunciature.
Official reception with the President of Spain in the Nunciature
Vía Crucis in Cibeles Square. Speech by the Holy Father.
Speeches and Homilies
- Way of the Cross with young people at Plaza de Cibeles
- Meeting with young university professors gathered in the Basilica de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
- Meeting with women religious at Patio de los Reyes de El Escorial
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