Jubilee of Mercy


Registration and payment until October 30, 2016, at: http://www.wacom4.com/registration The final registration and submission of fees is on November 30, 2016.

  • A single Registration Fee for Congress participation is USD 300 per person, including transportation, lunch and dinner, translation…


Bookings and informations at: http://www.wacom4.com For your hotel and airline booking please email:  [1] (attention: Ma. Isabel Tagub of CREATIVE TRAVEL HOUSE with contact numbers +6344 - 845-3500/844-601). They will also contact you soonest to enlighten you with your queries about your WACOM4 trip and for your convenient booking.

The European Apostolic Congress of Mercy will take place in Roma, Italy, from march 31st to April 4th, being part of the Great Mercy Year.

On Thursday, March 31st of 2016, Church Sant’Andrea della Valle (near Largo Argentina)

  • At 14:00: Song
  • At 14:05 Opening Words
  • At 14:15 Opening Talk by Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, WACOM President
  • At 15:00 : Hour of Mercy with Vespers
  • At 16:00: The church of Saint´Andrea della Valle with ¨the Faces of Mercy¨ of its history
  • At 16:20 : Testimonies from Lithuania, Czech Republic and Romania
  • At 16:40 : Robert Schumann and the politic of Mercy in Europe (P. Joseph Jost, vice-postulateur)
  • At 17:10 : Break
  • At 17:30 : The Charter for Compassion. A network of big towns in the world.
  • At 18:20 : Faces of Mercy in Spain, Poland, Austria and Germany (P. Aurelio Perez, P. Aleksander Pietrzyk, Andrea Dobrovits-Neussl)
  • At 19:00 : Holy Mass (Cardinal Christoph Schönborn)
  • At 20:00 : End of the first Day

On Friday, april 1st of 2016, Church Sant’Andrea della Valle (near Largo Argentina)

  • At 8:30 : Morning Prayers
  • At 9:00 : Holy Mass
  • At 10:00 : Testimonies of the mission of Mercy to the peripheries
  • At 10:25 : Testimony from european french speaking area
    - At 10:33 : Break
  • At 10:50 : The theology of Mercy (Cardinal Walter Kasper)
  • At 11:30 : Participated Lectio divina (with Father Patrice Chocholski)
  • At 12:30 : End of morning time for lunch
  • At 14:30 : Holy Hour with Chaplet of the Divine Mercy and Vespers
  • At 15:30 : A church with open doors. The prophecy of Pope Francis (Prof. Alici)
  • At 15:50 : The grace and the challenge of the Year of Mercy (H. E. Msgr. Rino Fisichella)
  • From 18:00 to 24:00 : Night of Reconciliation in the Jubilee´s churches open for penance service and confessions

On Saturday, april 2nd, participating to the Jubilee for the spirituality of the Divine Mercy with Pope Francis

At 7:00, in the Jubilee churches:

  • Catechesis on Mercy,
  • Eucharistic Adoration
  • Pilgrimage to the Holy Doors of the Four Major Basilicas. 16:00 (Entrance into Saint Peter’s Square)
  • Testimonies and music After that, at 18:00 (Saint Peter’s Square)
  • Prayer Vigil in Saint Peter’s Square with Pope Francis present

On Sunday, April 3rd, (called “Dominica in albis” or Divine Mercy Sunday)

at 10:00, Concelebrated Holy Mass in Saint Peter’s Square with Pope Francis

Finally, on Monday April 4th

at 10:00 Meeting between continental and national coordinators with Cardinal Schönborn and Father Patrice Chocholski.


⇒ To register to this great event, please click on the following TWO links, because they are different and it´s neccesary to make the registration twice:

Requesting a visa for the Jubilee: http://www.im.va/content/gdm/en/partecipa/vistopellegrini.html

Press review









POPE FRANCIS ANGELUS St Peter’s Square Sunday, 9 June 2013 Video Dear Brothers and Sisters, Good morning! The month of June is traditionally dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the greatest human expression of divine love. In fact last Friday we celebrated the Solemnity of the Sacred (...)

Important text of Pope Francis (March, 6th)

You may know that Cardinal Schönborn had a meeting with Pope Francis on May 13th and that they spoke of WACOM III, as a result of the letter 20 cardinals left in the Holy Father’s hands at the end of the Consistory in February.

Pope Francis to Parish Priest of Rome. © Copyright - Libreria Editrice Vaticana