Pope's historic trip to Mexico begins Feb. 12 - follow his journey on EWTN

Pope Francis will embark on an historic trip to Mexico February 12-18 with a stopover in Cuba this Friday, February 12 to meet with Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and EWTN Global Catholic Network will have complete coverage.

EWTN’s coverage begins 1 p.m.,  Friday, Feb. 12 with the pope’s arrival in Cuba. Stay tuned as His Holiness and the Patriarch  make history by signing a joint declaration at 3 p.m. The Pontiff will then continue on to Mexico.

From the spectacular waterfalls, lagoons, and jungles of Mexico’s Chiapas region, where the pope will visit with its indigenous peoples, to the miraculous image of Our Lady of Guadalupe in the Basilica of Guadalupe, where the Pope has asked for private time to pray, EWTN will be there over the following week with expert analysis and commentary.

To participate in this momentous journey, or for a complete schedule of events and times, which will be updated frequently, visit www.ewtn.com/mexico2016.

To read more about the pope's upcoming trip visit: http://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/four-reasons-why-pope-francis-will-meet-with-patriarch-kirill-85933/