• Short Summary

    POPE PAUL TODAY (SUNDAY) OFFERED PRAYERS FOR THE THREE AMERICAN APOLLO ASTRONAUTS ON THEIR WAY TO THE MOON.

  • Description

    POPE PAUL TODAY (SUNDAY) OFFERED PRAYERS FOR THE THREE AMERICAN APOLLO ASTRONAUTS ON THEIR WAY TO THE MOON. THE POPE WAS PRESIDING AT A SPECIAL VATICAN BLESSING OF PEOPLE WHO HAD COME FROM ALL OVER ITALY WITH MANGERS OF CHRIST.

    THE POPE ADDRESSED THE ASSEMBLED CROWD FROM A WINDOW OVERLOOKING ST PETER'S SQUARE. HE PRAISED THE EFFORT WHICH HAD MADE THE SPACE FLIGHT POSSIBLE AND CONCLUDED: "WE ACCOMPANY WITH OUR PRAYERS THE COURAGEOUS ASTRONAUT FLYING THROUGH SPACE AT A DIZZY SPEED AND WISH THEM HAPPY SUCCESS IN THIS RISKY INTERPLANETARY JOURNEY."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA50X9NNQCOH2CKJL7HNSK5IMF2
    Media URN:
    VLVA50X9NNQCOH2CKJL7HNSK5IMF2
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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