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Pope in America / Hamtramck #558346

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 19, 1987
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(Studio: John Hart) Report introduced.

(Detroit, Michigan: Stan Bernard) Pope John Paul II's visit to Hamtramck, a Polish-American enclave of Detroit, featured; scenes shown. Vatican's strategy in ending pontiff's United States tour with stop here after San Francisco explained. [POPE John Paul - praises Solidarity movement] No. arrested at anti-abortion demonstration mentioned.

(Studio: John Hart) Report introduced.

(Detroit, Michigan: Bob Abernethy) Pope John Paul's United States tour and his response to critics of his soc. and religious dictates reviewed; scenes shown. (Temporary audio-video loss.) [Archbishop Dan. PILARCZYK - defs. Pope's definition of Catholicism.] [Loyola Univ. spokesperson Dr. Eugene KENNEDY - cites risk of losing dissenting Catholics with pontiff's strategy.] [POPE John Paul - responds to shout from supporter.]

Abernethy, Bob;
Bernard, Stan;
Hart, John

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