• Short Summary

    Priests and people gather outside Westminster Cathedral before service to bless palm leaves.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Westminster Cathedral. Hosanna! Traditional ceremony of the 'Blessing the Palms', ushers in the Church's greatest festival."

    Westminster Cathedral. London.

    Various priests outside doors of Westminster Cathedral. People on either side hold leaves from Palm Trees. Cut away to show closer shot of some of the priests. The people sing what sounds like a Latin hymn.

    The choir lead the clergy into the Cathedral.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    667.07
    Media URN:
    4874
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:38:00 / 01:20:43:00
    Canister:
    32/24

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