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Bishops Synod / Pope Paul VI #17339

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 30, 1971
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(Studio) Synod of bps. meet.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Vatican City, Italy) Pope Paul VI opens 3rd synod with Mass. 200 bps. attend. Issues are priesthood and role of church in picture. In talk, Pope speaks of Cardinal Jozsef Mindszenty of Hungary for keeping faith; warns bps. not to be swayed by those who advocate worldly ways of thinking. Pope maintains "middle- of-road" role.
REPORTER: Barrie Dunsmore

Reporter(s):
Dunsmore, Barrie;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:01:50

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