• Short Summary

    Thousands of Italians and tourists heard Pope John deliver benediction at the Vatican City, Dec 25.

  • Description

    Thousands of Italians and tourists heard Pope John deliver benediction at the Vatican City, Dec 25. celebration Mass in St. Peter's, he appeared on the Central balcony of the church and addressed the crowd.

    Before he offered Benediction Pope John made a short speech in which he called upon the leaders of the world to strike for peace. For the first time ever the Pope's Christmas message to the world was seen by thousands in their homes over television.

    At the end of the Benediction the huge crowd broke into applause.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1FKHREGUZ2Z3VMEWK0DNMSY72
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FKHREGUZ2Z3VMEWK0DNMSY72
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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