• Short Summary

    Traditional ceremony of blessing the palms at Westminster Cathedral.

  • Description

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

    Westminster Cathedral, London.

    People - both clergy and congregation - gather outside Westminster Roman Catholic Cathedral. They stand with palm leaves and sing a Latin hymn.

    The doors of the Cathedral are opened and the clergy lead the congregation into the building.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    703.19
    Media URN:
    6107
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:46:00 / 01:26:50:00
    Canister:
    33/30

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