Who We Are


The Centro San Lorenzo is an international center dedicated entirely to the youth of the world.  It is a place of prayer, of discovering Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church, and of encountering other young Catholics. The Centro was founded in 1983 by John Paul II so that young pilgrims may be enriched and formed […]



  Youth from all over the world is a key aspect of the Centro San Lorenzo’s Mission.  We offer a place of spiritual rest, healing and renewal both for permanent and temporary residents here in Rome, and for youth on pilgrimage to the Eternal City.  Indeed, entering into a place of respite and renewal is […]



Monday to Thursday 11.00 a.m  Opening 5:00 p.m. Adoration 6:00 p.m. Holy Mass The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available during Adoration. Friday 11.00 a.m  Opening 5:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration 6:30 p.m. International Mass, often celebrated by a cardinal or a bishop 7:30 p.m. Refreshment The Church is open from 11.00 am to 7.00pm Tuesday through Friday for […]