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Christmas / Holy Year 1975 #29820

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 24, 1974
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(Studio) Special Christmas Eve service held in Vatican City; happens once in 25 years
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Vatican City) Pope Paul VI proclaims year 1975 holy year for Roman Catholics. Special door to basilica of Saint Peter's opened. Sealed since 1950. [Door opening ceremony filmed.] Hatred, violence, lack of discipline in Catholic Church disturbs Pope.
REPORTER: Arnold Collins

Reporter(s):
Collins, Arnold;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:00

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