Age Limit: 5
Pope Francis will visit Malmö Arena on the 31st of October to mark the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. TICKETS: You will be able to buy tickets for the event once you get here on the 31st of October, right outside of the arena at Hyllie Stationstorg. There will be a limited amount of tickets and it will be cash only.
The commemoration, structured around the themes of thanksgiving, repentance and commitment to common witness, will also celebrate the fruits of 50 years of Catholic-Lutheran dialogue.
There will also be preformances during the day. The artists Malena Ernman, Cirkus Cirkör, Samuel Ljungblahd and Sandro Cavazza, togehter with about 15 different choirs.
The prayer service in Lund cathedral will be led by Pope Francis, LWF President Bishop Munib Younan and LWF General Secretary Rev. Martin Junge, based on a shared liturgical guide and the joint report entitled ‘From Conflict to Communion’. The event in Malmö Arena will showcase the common witness of the LWF’s World Service and Caritas Internationalis, including their work to care for refugees, peacebuilding, and advocacy for climate justice.
Tickets cost 100 Skr (10 Euro) each and the entire proceeds of the ticket sale (including ticketmasters service charge) will go to projects of The Lutheran World Federation and Caritas Internationalis with Syrian refugees in the Middle East.