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Pope John Paul / US, Canada Visit #111410

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 20, 1987
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Canada: David Ensor) Pope John Paul II's visit to Canadian Indian and Eskimo tribes, cancelled during his last visit to Canada due to weather, featured; details given, scenes shown. [POPE John Paul - affirms right to just and equitable self-government]

(No location given: Bill Blakemore) Pontiff's United States tour reviewed; details given, scenes shown. [POPE John Paul - notes his experience with dissenters, especially in US.] [National Conf. of Catholic Bishops spokesperson Russell SHAW - thinks Pope's trip clarified confusion of some Catholics.] [Donna HANSON - defs. right to question.] Significance of his response to United States Catholics' dissent on soc. and religious issues considered.

Blakemore, Bill;
Donaldson, Sam;
Ensor, David

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