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Pope / Chicago #56959

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 05, 1979
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(Studio) Pope John Paul II's reaffirmation of conservative stance on issues considered controversial in United States noted not affecting attendance at public Mass in Grant Park; films shown.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) No. of people attending mentioned; film shown.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Chicago, Illinois) Papal policy on marriage, contraceptives, sex in and out of marriage; homosexuality, abortion, euthanasia outlined on screen; John Paul's battle for enforced conservatism while in Poland recalled.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

(Chicago, Illinois) Pope's activities today examined; films shown His visit to Church of the Five Holy Martyrs noted reminiscent of Polish journey; details given. Grant Park Mass featured.
REPORTER: Bill Blakemore

(Studio) John Paul's visit to Polish community in Chicago reported films shown. Gabriel Depa family's reaction noted. [DEPA - comments.] Depa's immigration to United States 19 years ago mentioned. [WOMAN - comments.] Pope noted going to Washington, DC for visit with President Carter tomorrow; special broadcast, "The Pope in America", announced. Upcoming items announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Reporter(s):
Blakemore, Bill;
Cioffi, Lou;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:07:20

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