Here is the planned schedule of events for Pope Francis' visit to New York City:
THURSDAY, SEPT. 24:
5 p.m. -- Arrives at Kennedy Airport.See alsoThe pope's journey: 39 hours in NYCStoryPope addresses immigration, political gridlockSee alsoPope's visit: Follow along at News 12
Early evening -- Starting on Fifth Avenue somewhere south of 59th Street, Pope Francis will travel south for a few blocks to St. Patrick's Cathedral.
6:45 p.m. -- Evening prayer at St. Patrick's Cathedral, the seat of the Archdiocese of New York.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 25:
8:30 a.m. -- Visit to the United Nations and address to the United Nations General Assembly.
11:30 a.m. -- Visit to the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, then participates in a multireligious service inside the facility.
4 p.m. -- Visit to Our Lady Queen of Angels School in East Harlem for a look at inner-city Catholic education and to meet with children and immigrant families.
5:15 p.m. -- Pope Francis will ride in a motorcade along Central Park West, from 72nd Street to 60th Street.
6 p.m. -- Mass at Madison Square Garden.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 26:
8:40 a.m. -- Departs Kennedy Airport for Philadelphia.