Christmas Eve Mass

NBC | 11:34 pm

Those looking to wind down their hectic pre-Christmas schedule in a quietly reflective mode can find that in this annual special, which features Pope Francis delivering his Christmas Eve mass to the faithful gathered in the Vatican's St. Paul Basilica. This year's mass is expected to mark a return to relative normalcy after the coronavirus pandemic restricted the 2020 Christmas Eve gathering to about 100 worshippers in a smaller rear section of the basilica.