June 21, 2013

Archdiocan Pallium Pilgrimage Blog

Prayer intentions for 2013 archdiocesan pallium pilgrimage

Criterion staff report

Archbishop Joseph W. Tobin will join Catholics from across central and southern Indiana on a pilgrimage to Italy from June 25 through July 2. The highlight will be a Mass with Pope Francis where Archbishop Tobin will receive his pallium.

Mass will be celebrated each day during the pilgrimage with each liturgy having a special intention connected to it.

All Catholics in the archdiocese are invited to pray for those intentions, which are listed below, during the time of the pilgrimage.

  • June 26—5 p.m., Rome, North American College chapel. For the pilgrims from the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.
  • June 27—11:30 a.m., Orvieto Cathedral, with Father Rick Ginther as the celebrant and Fathers Frank Eckstein and Larry Richardt as concelebrants. For the sick, the homebound and the dying.
  • June 28—7:15 a.m., Rome, St. Peter’s Basilica, at the tomb of St. Peter—for all the faithful of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.
  • June 29—9:30 a.m., Rome, St. Peter’s Basilica, pallium Mass with Pope Francis.
  • June 30—12:15 p.m., Siena Cathedral. For lay ministers in the Archdiocese of Indianapolis.
  • July 1—7:30 a.m., Rome, St. Alphonsus Liguori Church. For the priests, deacons and religious of the Archdiocese of Indianapolis and for vocations to the priesthood and religious life.


Find photos and updates from the archdiocesan pilgrimage to Rome for the pallium Mass by logging on to www.archindy.org from June 26 to July 1.

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