• Short Summary

    POPE PAUL BEGAN HIS REIGN TODAY (SATURDAY) WITH A SPECIAL APPEAL FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY AND AN ASSURANCE THAT THE VATICAN ECUMENICAL COUNCIL WILL CONTINUE.

  • Description

    1.
    LV POPE SITS ON THRONE B/G SOF CHOIR SINGS
    0.25

    2.
    SV CARDINALS KISS POPE'S RING (5 SHOTS)
    1.28

    3.
    SV POPE SPEAKS (2 SHOTS)
    1.55

    4.
    SV POPE LEAVES CHAPEL, CHOIR SINGING IN B/G
    2.15



    Initials JNT/V/WH/SGM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: POPE PAUL BEGAN HIS REIGN TODAY (SATURDAY) WITH A SPECIAL APPEAL FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY AND AN ASSURANCE THAT THE VATICAN ECUMENICAL COUNCIL WILL CONTINUE.

    THE TONE ON THE NEW PONTIFF'S FIRST MESSAGE TO THE WORLD SINCE HIS ELECTION YESTERDAY, WAS A PLEDGE THAT HE WOULD CARRY ON THE WORK OF POPE JOHN.

    THE POPE WAS SPEAKING FROM THE SISTINE CHAPEL OF THE VATICAN PALACE - SCENE OF HIS ELECTION - AFTER THE OTHER 79 CARDINALS WHO TOOK PART IN THE SECRET CONCLAVE HAD PAID HOMAGE TO HIM FOR THE THIRD TIME.

    POPE PAUL DEVOTED A PASSAGE OF HIS MESSAGE TO AN ISSUE DEAR TO THE HEART OF THE LATE POPE JOHN, THE PRESERVATION OF WORLD PEACE.HE ALSO ECHOED THE LATE POPE'S CALL FOR ADEQUATE AID FOR UNDERDEVELOPED COUNTRIES AND A FAIRER SETTLEMENT OF SOCIAL PROBLEMS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1R72K6NY7B1L0AKSASNVMPCAA
    Media URN:
    VLVA1R72K6NY7B1L0AKSASNVMPCAA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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