• Short Summary

    ISRAELI POLICE TOMORROW (TUESDAY) WILL STAGE A FULL REHEARSAL OF SECURITY PRECAUTIONS PLANNED FOR POPE PAUL'S VISIT TO THE HOLY LAND, STARTING NEXT SATURDAY.

  • Description

    ISRAELI POLICE TOMORROW (TUESDAY) WILL STAGE A FULL REHEARSAL OF SECURITY PRECAUTIONS PLANNED FOR POPE PAUL'S VISIT TO THE HOLY LAND, STARTING NEXT SATURDAY.WITH SOME 3,000 MEN INVOLVED, FINAL ARRANGEMENTS HAVE NOW BEEN CHECKED WITH VATICAN OFFICIALS IN ROME.

    IN NAZARETH, WHICH THE POPE WILL VISIT ON SUNDAY (JAN 5), HUNDREDS OF WORKERS HAVE BEEN REBUILDING THE CHURCH OF THE ANNUNCIATION, CONCENTRATING ON FINISHING THE ENTRANCE.IT IS THERE THAT POPE PAUL, FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF PILGRIMS THROUGHOUT THE AGES, WILL HIMSELF MAKE HISTORY IN BECOMING THE FIRST PONTIFF EVERY TO WORSHIP AT NAZARETH.

    44 HEADS OF DIPLOMATIC MISSIONS WILL BE WAITING IN THE CHURCH, WHERE THE POPE WILL BE GREETED BY ARCHBISHOP GEORGE HAKIM, SPIRITUAL HEAD OF THE GREEK CATHOLIC CHURCH IN ISRAEL.THE MAIN STREET IN NAZARETH, COVERED WITH CARPETS, FOR THE OCCASION, WILL BE RENAMED POPE PAUL THE SIXTH STREET.

    AT ST.PETER'S CHURCH IN TABGHA - ANOTHER HOLY SITE - POPE PAUL WILL GAZE OUT ACROSS THE SEA OF GALILEE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEEBUTCIG6DS2PUU29Z3EKP5LM
    Media URN:
    VLVAEEBUTCIG6DS2PUU29Z3EKP5LM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/12/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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