Join Pope Francis in Prayer today at 5pm #Pray Together
Adoration and Urbi et Orbi Blessing
Join Pope Francis in prayer today 27th March at 5pm UK Time, when he will prayer on the steps of St Peter's Basilica. The square will be empty. There will be a period of Adoration and readings from Scripture. At the end of the service, the Holy Father will impart his Urbi et Orbi blessing and will offer a plenary indulgence for the COVID-19 pandemic. He asks that we join together to uphold the universality of prayer, compassion and tenderness. Pope Francis encourages us to "remain united and make closeness felt - especially with healthcare professionals and those who serve.