• Short Summary

    POPE PAUL TODAY (WEDNESDAY) DEFENDED HIS CONTROVERSIAL BAN ON ARTIFICIAL BIRTH CONTROL AND SAID THAT THE DECISION HAD FOLLOWED YEARS OF STUDY, SUFFERING AND ANGUISH.

  • Description

    POPE PAUL TODAY (WEDNESDAY) DEFENDED HIS CONTROVERSIAL BAN ON ARTIFICIAL BIRTH CONTROL AND SAID THAT THE DECISION HAD FOLLOWED YEARS OF STUDY, SUFFERING AND ANGUISH. FOLLOWING THE WORLD WIDE STORM WHICH HAD FOLLOWED PUBLICATION OF HIS ENCYCLICAL TWO DAYS AGO, THE POPE TOOK GREAT PAINS TO EMPHASISE THAT THE DECISION HAD NOT BEEN TAKEN LIGHTLY. HE MADE HIS STATEMENT AT HIS SUMMER RESIDENCE AT CASTELGANDOLFO, WHERE HE ADDRESSED SEVERAL THOUSAND CATHOLIC PILGRIMS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEB7773ZUY5MMJ6B3153C4V5F4
    Media URN:
    VLVAEB7773ZUY5MMJ6B3153C4V5F4
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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