PROGRAM for The Joint Commemoration in Lund and Malmö
Sunday 30 October
17:30 Press conference with the Church of Sweden’s Archbishop Antje Jackelén and Bishop Anders Arborelius, Catholic Diocese of Stockholm. Venue: AF-borgen, Lund.
Monday 31 October 2016
11:00 Malmö Airport
Arrival and official reception with Prime Minister Stefan Löfven.
Spaces for members of the press on the photo bridge outside. Special accreditation required (space allocation in progress).
13:30 Malmö Arena
Together in Hope – event with 10,000 participants. General accreditation valid.
13:50 Kungshuset in Lund
The Pope Francis meets with the Royal Family.
14:30 Lund Cathedral
Common Prayer, From Conflict to Communion. Pope Francis, Bishop Munib Younan and General Secretary Martin Junge and others. Special accreditation required (space allocation in progress).
16:40 Malmö Arena
Pope Francis, Bishop Munib Younan and General Secretary Martin Junge arrive at the arena.
Press conference in Malmö Arena, Palissad venue, with Greg Burke, Director of the Holy See Press Office; Arni Danielsson, Director of Communication, Lutheran World Federation; Cardinal Kurt Koch, Holy See; Martin Junge, General Secretary of the Lutheran World Federation; Archbishop Antje Jackelén, Church of Sweden; and Bishop Anders Arborelius, Catholic Diocese of Stockholm.
General accreditation valid.
On Tuesday 1 November 2016 at 9:30 am, a Catholic mass will be held at Swedbank Stadium in Malmö, with Pope Francis. General accreditation for The Joint Commemoration will also be valid here.
The Press Group at the central church office, the Church of Sweden