• Short Summary

    CARDINALS AND BISHOPS FROM OVER 90 NATIONS ARE GATHERING IN ROME FOR THE RESUMPTION OF THE VATICAN ECUMENICAL COUNCIL.

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    CARDINALS AND BISHOPS FROM OVER 90 NATIONS ARE GATHERING IN ROME FOR THE RESUMPTION OF THE VATICAN ECUMENICAL COUNCIL. TODAY'S (FRIDAY) ARRIVALS INCLUDED CARDINAL STEFAN WYSZINSKI OF WARSAW AND 21 POLISH BISHOPS.

    VATICAN PRELATES AND A CROWD OF WELL-WISHERS GREETED THEM WITH APPLAUSE WHEN THEY ARRIVED BY TRAIN. A POLISH WOMAN RESIDENT PRESENTED CARDINAL WYSZINSKI WITH A BOUQUET OF RED AND WHITE CARNATIONS, THE POLISH COLOURS.

    (THE SECOND SESSION OF THE ECUMENICAL COUNCIL IS DUE TO OPEN ON SUNDAY. THE FIRST SESSION LAST AUTUMN PRODUCED A FERMENT OF FRESH IDEAS ON REINVIGORATING THE CATHOLIC CHURCH TO MEET THE NEEDS OF 20TH CENTURY, BUT IT ADJOURNED LAST DECEMBER WITHOUT PUBLISHING ANY DEGREES OR DECISION. POPE PAUL HAS SAID THAT HE INTENDS TO MAKE THE COUNCIL THE PRINCIPAL WORK OF HIS REIGN).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEHJ9PVWQCYOW827898865VUAN
    Media URN:
    VLVAEHJ9PVWQCYOW827898865VUAN
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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