conclave

Timeline

11/03/2013 7:15 pm

The clock at St Peter's

Here is the timetable for the two-day Conclave that resulted in the election of Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio, S.J., as Pope Francis.

It includes subsequent events such as the Mass for Inauguration of Petrine Ministry of Francis on the Feast of St. Joseph, 19 March.

Tuesday, 12 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
10:00 Holy Mass "Pro eligendo Pontifice"
15:45 Transfer from Domus Sanctae Marthae to Pauline Chapel
16:30 Procession from Pauline Chapel to Sistine Chapel
16:45 Oath administered and Extra omnes! Proclaimed
  Followed by meditation by Card. Prosper Grech, OSA
  First vote - BLACK SMOKE
19:15 Vespers
19:30 Cardinals return to Domus Sanctae Marthae
   

Wednesday, 13 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
06:30 Breakfast served in Domus Marthae (until 07:30)
07:45 Transfer from Domus Sanctae Marthae to Sistine Chapel
08:15 Mass
09:30 Hora Media in Sistine Chapel
  Morning vote(s) scrutiny(ies) taken
  Third vote: BLACK SMOKE
12:30 Cardinals return to Domus Sanctae Marthae
13:00 Lunch
16:00 Cardinals return to Sistine Chapel
16:50 Scrutinies taken
19:08 Fifth vote: WHITE SMOKE
20:14 Habemus Papum - Pope Francis
   

Thursday, 14 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
08:15 Pope Francis visits Saint Mary Major to pay homage to Our Lady
17:00 Missa pro Ecclesiae in the Sistine Chapel - Mass for the closure of Conclave
   

Friday, 15 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
11:00 Pope Francis' audience with the College of Cardinals in the Clementine Hall
   

Saturday, 16 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
11:00 Pope Francis will have audience with media covering conclave
   

Sunday, 17 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
12:00 Recitation of the first Angelus of Pope Francis' papacy
   

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

all times Rome local: GMT +1

   
09:30 Mass for Inauguration of Petrine Ministry of Francis, Feast of St. Joseph