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1934 Canonization of St. John Bosco by Pius XI in Rome
(1934 Roma) The Canonization Ceremony of Saint John Bosco by Pius XI - who is shown with military guard, being carried on the sedia gestatoria (throne). Has scenes of solemn religious procession - at end of video viewer can hear pope impart the papal blessing to devotes of Saint John Bosco, gathered at St. Peter's Square.

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Judith | Reply 09.04.2014 14.10

WOW! It brings tears to my eyes. Hopefully, we will see such a celebration again.

Mrs. Rankin | Reply 21.05.2013 14.36

Very moving in comparison to the shabbiness of these times.

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