The Main Events are five gatherings that are as follows:

Santa María la Antigua Field

 
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OPENING CEREMONY: HOLY MASS

Tuesday, January 22nd

World Youth Day Panama 2019 officially begins with Holy Mass, presided by Monsignor José Domingo Ulloa Mendieta, the Metropolitan Archbishop of Panamá.
 

CEREMONIA DE BIENVENIDA PAPA

WELCOMING CEREMONY

Thursday, January 24th

The young people gather joyfully to listen to the first address of the Holy Father and pray with him.
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WAY OF THE CROSS

Friday, January 25th

The Way of the Cross takes place Friday. This way that Jesus walked with love was shared by the Glorious Virgin, who has wanted to support the path of evangelization with her tenderness since the beginning of the Church.
 
 

Saint John Paul II Field (Metro Park - Juan Díaz Subdivision)

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VIGIL WITH THE HOLY FATHER

Saturday, January 26th

In an atmosphere of joy and recollection, the youth participate in the Vigil, where the focus is eucharistic adoration presided by the pope. The sacrament of reconciliation will be available and the youth will immerse themselves in the most intimate moment of prayer and encounter with Jesus Christ.
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SEND OFF MASS

Sunday, January 27th

The Send Off Mass is presided by the Holy Father, who sends the youth to be missionaries in the world and to live the theme of WYD Panama 2019, a commitment for life.
To close, the Holy Father will announce the place and date of the next World Youth Day.