National Day Of Prayer 1942

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    Titles read: "NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER - The Archbishop of Canterbury at Special Service in London".

    Unidentified church in London.

    Various shots of a choir singing the hymn 'O God Our Help In Ages Past'.

    Several shots of the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Reverend William Temple, reading a prayer (natural sound) at a special church service after King George VI had called for a national day of prayer and dedication.

    The Archbishop leads the congregation in the Lord's Prayer. The choir sing part of the hymn again.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44116
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1336.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:15:00 / 01:38:56:00
    Canister:
    42/71
    Sort Number:
    42/071
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    Religion & Politics
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