Calendar of the Great Jubilee 

General Index

January 2000:

1  Saturday, Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, World Day of Peace.
*Basilica of St. Mary Majors: Opening of the Holy Door and Holy Mass
*St. Peter's Square: Angelus and greetings to the Marathon participants

2  The 2nd Sunday after Christmas. 
Children's Jubilee

- St. Peter's Basilica: Celebration of the Day for Children.
- *St. Peter's Square: Angelus

6  Thursday, Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord.
- *St. Peter's Basilica: Holy Mass, with Episcopal Ordinations.

9  Sunday. Feast of the Baptism of the Lord.
- *Sistine Chapel: Holy Mass with the Celebration of the Sacrament of Baptism for children.

18  Tuesday. Beginning of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.
- *Basilica of St. Paul's Outside-the-Walls: Opening of the Holy Door and Ecumenical celebration of Vespers.

[During the course of this week there will be ecumenical celebrations in the basilicas and churches of Rome, at which representatives of Christian communions will preside]

25  Tuesday. Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul. 
- Basilica of St. Paul's Outside-the-Walls: an Ecumenical celebration for the conclusion of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity