Pope Pius XII presides over service in St. Peter's Basilica.
St. Peter's Basilica, Rome, Italy.
LS.San Pietro Basilica - banner with image of Innocent XI. VS.People walking towards Basilica. LS.Inside the Basilica. LS.People waiting for the Pope's arrival. LS. Tribute of Cardinals. MS.Main Altar (of the Chair) fully lit. LS.CU.The crystal coffin with the Pontiff's body in the main altar. CU.Painting of Innocent XI. VS.Inside Basilica. VS.Pope arriving on his official chair. LS. Main altar fully lit. VS. Pope attending Mass for Innocent XI, Pope blessing with incense, Pope kneeling down praying. VS.The "Elevation" - Innocent XI's relatives and public passing by the Pope, presenting him with the traditional presents and flowers.