July 22, 2011

Pope Blessing "Agnus Dei"


British Pathé: "Pope John XXIII (formerly Cardinal Roncalli) blessing "Agnus Dei" (lamb of God) on his 78th birthday, Vatican City, Rome, Italy. Various shots of Pope blessing wax discs bearing images of lamb with cross on one side and saint on the other (these are known as Agnus Dei, Lamb of God). Various shots of Pope giving blessings".