• Short Summary

    A MILLION PEOPLE ATTENDED AN OUTDOOR PRAYER MEETING IN MADRID LAST EVENING (SUNDAY). THEY GATHERED?

  • Description

    A MILLION PEOPLE ATTENDED AN OUTDOOR PRAYER MEETING IN MADRID LAST EVENING (SUNDAY). THEY GATHERED TO HEAR A ROMAN CATHOLIC PRIEST WHO IS ON A WORLD TOUR TO PREACH HIS THEME THAT "THE FAMILY THAT PRAYS TOGETHER STAYS TOGETHER."
    THE CRUSADING CLERIC IS FATHER PATRICK PEYTON, A 54-YEAR-OLD IRISH-BORN AMERICAN WHO BELONGS TO THE ROMAN CATHOLIC GROUP KNOWN AS THE HOLY CROSS FATHERS.

    AMONG THE GIANT CROWD WERE PRINCE JUAN CARLOS, AND HIS WIFE PRINCESS SOPHIE OF GREECE. THEY HEARD HIM SPEAK FOR 30 MINUTES ON THE VALUE OF CLOSE FAMILY TIES.

    MADRID WAS THE 312TH CITY WHERE FATHER PEYTON HAS PREACHED. HE HAS VISITED 45 COUNTRIES. IT WAS ONE OF THE BIGGEST GATHERINGS SEEN IN SPAIN FOR YEARS, AND IT SWELLED THE TOTAL ATTENDANCE HE HAS ADDRESSED TO 18 MILLION.

    NEXT STOP -- THE 313TH -- FOR FATHER PEYTON IS SAO PAULO IN BRAZIL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA48F0QYWHRIIWFCOC41V5J91XY
    Media URN:
    VLVA48F0QYWHRIIWFCOC41V5J91XY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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