Where and when?

Consistory Timeline

The clock at St Peter's

Here's a summary timeline of public events for the Consistory that saw Pope Francis create 19 new Cardinals for the Catholic Church.

The Consistory itself took place on Saturday 22 February. The following day, Pope Francis celebrates Holy Mass with the new Cardinals in St Peter's Basilica.

The timings below are UK time (GMT).

Saturday, 22 February

9:55am - 11:50am
Consistory
St Peter's Basilica

Pope Francis created 19 new Cardinals including Cardinal Vincent Nichols.

Sunday, 23 February

8:50am - 10:40am
Holy Mass with the New Cardinals
St Peter's Basilica

Pope Francis celebrates Holy Mass with Cardinal Nichols and the 18 other new Cardinals created in the Consistory of 22 February 2014.

11am - 11:30am
Angelus Domini
St Peter's Square