• Short Summary

    PROGRESS IN PEACE - A THEME THAT HAS DOMINATED THIS YEAR'S HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES IN THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH - WAS STRESSED AGAIN BY POPE JOHN TONIGHT (SATURDAY) IN HIS EASTER RADIO MESSAGE.

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    PROGRESS IN PEACE - A THEME THAT HAS DOMINATED THIS YEAR'S HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES IN THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH - WAS STRESSED AGAIN BY POPE JOHN TONIGHT (SATURDAY) IN HIS EASTER RADIO MESSAGE.THE POPE, SPEAKING OVER VATICAN RADIO, SAID THAT DESPITE MANY DIFFICULTIES, TRUE PROGRESS IN BROTHERHOOD AND PEACE WAS POSSIBLE.

    THE 81-YEAR-OLD PONTIFF SAID HE PRAYED THAT THE RULERS OF NATIONS SHOULD BE ENLIGHTENED SO THAT THEY MIGHT GUARANTEE AND DEFEND THE GREAT TREASURE OF PEACE.HE PAID TRIBUTE TO THE WORLD ORGANISATIONS WHICH, HE SAID, WERE LABOURING IN EVERY FIELD - POLITICAL, CULTURAL AND CHARITABLE - TO SERVE MAN IN HIS DIGNITY AS A PERSON, AS A BROTHER, AND AS A SON OF GOD.

    POPE JOHN SPOKE OF HIS PEACE ENCYCLICAL, PUBLISHED THIS WEEK, AS "OUR EASTER GIFT OF 1963".HE SAID THAT THIS, LINKED WITH THE ENCYCLICAL ON SOCIAL JUSTICE, PROVIDED "NEW MOTIVES FOR SERIOUS REFLECTION ON ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND POLITICAL PROBLEMS...

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    Film ID:
    VLVAETJY35QZQZQE1LN3UHPSBWBCR
    Media URN:
    VLVAETJY35QZQZQE1LN3UHPSBWBCR
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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