• Short Summary

    VATICAN RADIO TONIGHT (SUNDAY) CALLED ON THE FAITHFUL THROUGHOUT THE WORLD TO PRAY FOR POPE JOHN AS THE 81-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF "CONTINUED TO PASS AWAY." LATE TONIGHT, HE WAS ABLE TO RECITE THE PRAYER "THAT THEY MAY BE ONE" -- A PRAYER FOR THE UNITY OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH WHICH HE STROVE TO PROMOTE.

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    VATICAN RADIO TONIGHT (SUNDAY) CALLED ON THE FAITHFUL THROUGHOUT THE WORLD TO PRAY FOR POPE JOHN AS THE 81-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF "CONTINUED TO PASS AWAY." LATE TONIGHT, HE WAS ABLE TO RECITE THE PRAYER "THAT THEY MAY BE ONE" -- A PRAYER FOR THE UNITY OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH WHICH HE STROVE TO PROMOTE.

    FILM SHOWS SCENES IN ROME AND THE VATICAN CITY THIS MORNING.THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE IGNORED THE RAIN AND POURED INTO ST PETER'S SQUARE TO PRAY FOR THE POPE.AT THE SAME TIME, BRITISH AND AMERICAN RESIDENTS AND TOURISTS IN THE ITALIAN CAPITAL PRAYED AT LOCAL CHURCHES.

    AT THE ENGLISH CHURCH, FATHER VINCENT SMITH, FROM ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE, LANCASHIRE, LED THE PRAYERS FROM A SMALL TEMPORARY ALTAR.HIS EIGHTH CENTURY CHURCH IS UNDER REPAIR.AMERICANS WORSHIPPED AT THE CHURCH OF ST SUSANNA.

    ROMAN CATHOLICS AND PEOPLE OF MANY OTHER CREEDS PACKED CHURCHES IN MANY OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD TODAY -- THE FEAST OF PENTECOST -- TO OFFER PRAYERS.PRAYERS FOR THE PONTIFF WERE SAID IN MOSCOW -- AT A PROTESTANT SERVICE AT THE BRITISH EMBASSY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8GVXA19C5O5WAJI8J7A68C1M5
    Media URN:
    VLVA8GVXA19C5O5WAJI8J7A68C1M5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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