Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Day 7 - Tues, 1/1/19 - Rome to Pompei (Part 1 of 2)
Late night & early start. We checked out and left the hotel at 7:30 and made our way to Nettuno to see St. Maria Goretti and celebrate Mass. Next, we drove to Monte Cassino to see Sts. Benedict and Scholastica. Then we drove south to see St. Philomena and finally to Pompei for Bl. Bartolo Longo! It was a much slower paced day than our time in Rome. Some much needed sleep was had on the bus!
We started the day with 9am Mass at the Basilica of St. Francis followed by a tour of the Basilicas of St. Francis and St. Clare. After the...
We started the day with 8:30am Mass in the same chapel that Padre Pio celebrated Mass and then venerated his body before driving to visit th...