Live from St. Peter's Basilica, Shortwaves on 10 April 2018 Contributed by LC on Apr 08, 2018 - 04:01 PM
A further special broadcast from St. Peter's Basilica is scheduled by Vatican Radio on Tuesday 10 April 2018 airing live the Holy Mass the Pope will celebrate with the Missionaries of Mercy, holding in Rome their annual meeting. Two frequencies involved, both in the 19 meters band. English commentary included, live at 09.55 UTC.
Vatican Radio shortwaves will be both directed to Western Africa on 15580 kHz (commentary in French) and 15570 kHz (commentary in English). The broadcast will start at 11.55 local time in Rome, 09.55 UTC. It should last about one hour.
Missionaries of Mercy are meeting in Rome, 8 to 11 April, for their second international assembly. About 550 priests are expected to take part in the event. Missionaries of Mercy usually operate in their dyoceses as confessors having received this special task from Pope Francis during the Jubilee of
Mercy in 2015.
(Wolfgang Bueschel via DXLD)