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Viewpoint: Portrait of the Pope

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
His Holiness Pope Paul VI appears in a Viewpoint exposition of his life and thought.
In June 1963 Cardinal Giovanni Battista Montini succeeded 'good Pope John' in the chair of St. Peter. Tomorrow he leaves Rome on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land, the first Pope to do so since the days of the Apostles.
The BBC wishes to acknowledge help given by the Italian Television Service, the Vatican Secretariat of State, and the Istituto Nazionale Luce.

Contributors

Subject: His Holiness Pope Paul VI
Reader: Robert Rietty
Reader: Robert Cartland
Film Editor: Stanley Hill
Producer: Vernon Sproxton

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Viewpoint: Portrait of the Pope

BBC Television, 3 January 1964 22.15






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