21ST ECUMENICAL COUNCIL - VATICAN - 2 In St. Peter's Square, 2,500 bishops attend the 21st Ecumenical Council called by Pope John XXIII to modernize church doctrine and lead the way toward Christian unity.
105 COUPLES WED AT ONE TIME In Montreal, Canada, an Archbishop, six Bishops and 104 Priests, and a crowd of 25,000 witnesses watch 210 French Canadians say a mass "I do" in spectacular and unique outdoor nuptials.
POPE VISITS UKRAINIAN CHURCH IN WINNIPEG In 1984, Pope John Paul II visits the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Cathedral in Winnipeg, where he is greeted by a church official. The Pope speaks to a congregation of 1,200.
Date: 1984 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:17:00, No Audio
ECUMENICAL COUNCIL REOPENS Carrying on the work of his predecessor, Pope John XXIII, Pope Paul VI reconvenes the Ecumenical Council with new appeals for unity among Christian faiths. Nearly 3,000 Cardinals, Bishops and other Church dignitaries are joined by 52 observer-delegates representing non-Catholic faiths at the opening session. Along with a search for unity the Pope hopes to bring about reforms within the Church itself.
CATHOLIC CARDINALS CONFER Catholic Cardinals Confer: A conference of Catholic Bishops held at a hall in Montreal to debate same sex marriage. Cardinal Jean Paul Turcotte sits at the head table in the debate. Catholic Cardinals sit under a crucifixion. religious conference, religous debate.
Date: September 8, 2003 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:20:00, No Audio
21ST ECUMENICAL COUNCIL - VATICAN In St. Peter's Square, 2,500 bishops attend the 21st Ecumenical Council called by Pope John XXIII to modernize church doctrine and lead the way toward Christian unity.
POPE OPENS 2ND VATICAN COUNCIL Priests disembark a Pam Am airliner to take part in the Second Vatican Council. A mass gathering of faithful Christians surrounds Pope John XXIII, who opens the Council inside St. Peter's Basilica.
Date: October 11, 1962 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:22:00, No Audio
THIRD SESSION OF VATICAN II BEGINS Pope Paul VI is carried into St. Peter's Basilica of St. Peter's to open the third session of the Second Vatican Ecumenical Council (Vatican II). With 2,500 bishops in attendance the session begins its task. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING.
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