The Making of a Saint (1975)

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  • Year

    1975

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    Film

Synopsis

Examines the process of canonisation and the part saints play in twentieth centu ry society. considers the relationship between the eligious and commercial aspec ts of the Roman Catholic Saints. Shows how research is undertaken and the pomp and ceremony attending the final c elebration of a new saint. considers in particular the possible canonisation of Pope John XXIII. First transmitted in 1971. Videocassette available on request

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