The Vicariate of Vatican City has announced that Pope Francis will lead the recitation of the Rosary at on Friday,May 31st, (Feast of the Visitation) in St. Peter's Square. The celebration will mark the the conclusion of this month of May dedicated to Mary.
During the liturgy, a statue of the Madonna will be carried in procession through the square as if to gather the prayers of the faithful present. Pope Francis will conclude the celebration with a meditation and give his apostolic blessing. All are invited to participate. No entry tickets are required.