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ST. PETERS

St. Peters (1951)

Various Shots of Monuments in Rome

POPE INNOCENT XI BEATIFIED IN VATICAN

Pope Innocent Xi Beatified In Vatican (1956)

Pope Pius XII presides over service in St. Peter's...

ECUMENICAL COUNCIL MEETS IN ROME

Ecumenical Council Meets In Rome (1964)

Pope Paul VI undertakes ceremony in which a prelate faints...

AD SALVANSOS ASTROS

Ad Salvansos Astros (1933)

Service for missionaries in Sacre Coeur Cathedral in Paris.

ON THE ROOF OF ROME

On The Roof Of Rome (1928)

Vertiginous footage of men working on the roof of the Basilica of St. John in...

LE SACRE COUER

Le Sacre Couer (1919)

The consecration of the Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Monmatre.

POPE TO VISIT HOLY LAND

Pope To Visit Holy Land (1963)

Pope Paul VI announces visit to Holy Land at closing ceremony of...

THE POPE'S EASTER BLESSING

The Pope's Easter Blessing (1958)

Pope Pius XII gives his regular Easter Blessing in Rome.

VENICE CHURCH TOWER

Venice Church Tower (1952)

Good footage of the tower of St Mark's Basilica in Venice.

21st ECUMENICAL COUNCIL OPENS

21st Ecumenical Council Opens (1962)

Pope John addresses packed congregation in Rome

POPE JOHN AT SAN PAOLO BASILICA

Pope John At San Paolo Basilica (1959)

Pope John XXII gives a blessing on a visit to the San Paolo...

POPE JOHN XXIII PERFORMS

Pope John Xxiii Performs "Rite Of Humility" (1960)

Ornate ceiling in Basilica of St. John Lateran,...

POPE'S EASTER BLESSING

Pope's Easter Blessing (1961)

Pope John XXIII gives Easter message to large crowds outside St Peter's....

A COLOSSAL TASK

A Colossal Task (1932)

Large statue moved into place in the Basilica of St. Peter's, Rome.

ITALIAN RELIGIOUS CEREMONY

Italian Religious Ceremony (1949)

Item showing opening of Holy Doors in Rome, Italy.

PROCESSION IN ROME TO CONSECRATE THEIR CITY TO THE HOLY VIRGIN aka RELIGIOUS...

Procession In Rome To Consecrate Their City To The Holy Virgin AKA Religious... (1948)

Various...

 BEATIFICATION OF PLACIDO RICCARDI

Beatification Of Placido Riccardi (1954)

Beatification ceremony for Placido Riccardi in Rome.

GIANT BELL INAUGURATED IN BELGIUM

Giant Bell Inaugurated In Belgium (1964)

Giant bell inaugurated by the Queen Fabiola in Brussels,...

PRESIDENT KENNEDY IN MEXICO

President Kennedy In Mexico (1962)

Kennedys at National Palace with President Mateos & wife, and at...

D-DAY COMMEMORATED IN NORMANDY

D-Day Commemorated In Normandy (1954)

The Tenth Anniversary of the D-Day landings celebrated.

THE POPE EMULATES CHRIST AT PRE-EASTER SERVICE

The Pope Emulates Christ At Pre-Easter Service (1964)

Pope Paul VI emulates Christ by washing...

AUSTRALIA'S TRIBUTE

Australia's Tribute (1939)

Australia pays tribute to Pope Pius XI at St Mary's Church in Sydney.

ARCHBISHOP OF CANTERBURY MEETS POPE

Archbishop Of Canterbury Meets Pope (1966)

Archbishop of Canterbury meets Pope Paul VI and they...

EUROPEAN FOLK DANCE IN VENICE

European Folk Dance In Venice (1949)

European folklore dances performed at San Marco, Venice, Italy.

FRANCO FAMILY IN ROME

Franco Family In Rome (1950)

General Francisco Franco and his family on pilgrimage to Rome, Italy.

PAUL REYNAUD FUNERAL

Paul Reynaud Funeral (1966)

Funeral Ceremony for French politician Paul Reynaud.

DE GASPERI'S FUNERAL

De Gasperi's Funeral (1954)

Procession and crowds for funeral of De Gasperi in Rome.

1960 Olympics Torch Journey

1960 Olympics Torch Journey (1960)

1960 Rome Olympic Games, Olympic torch journey, and Pope blesses...

THE POPE IN INDIA

The Pope In India (1964)

Good colour item of the Pope's visit to India.

POPE RECEIVES BALZAN PEACE PRIZE

Pope Receives Balzan Peace Prize (1963)

Pope receives Balzan Peace Prize in Rome, Italy.

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL 4 X STORIES

News In A Nutshell 4 X Stories (1935)

International news stories in brief - Costers' Harvest Festival,...

 KING AND QUEEN OF THAILAND IN MADRID

King And Queen Of Thailand In Madrid (1960)

The King and Queen of Thailand see the Spanish sights...

THE HOLY YEAR reel 1

The Holy Year Reel 1 (1950-1951)

Various religious events throughout the year are shown.

REVIEW OF 1964

Review Of 1964 (1964)

Compilation item of the stories that hit the headlines in 1964.