Papal Legate celebrates Eucharist at climax of Patrician Congress. Dublin.
90,000 at Mass - Dublin in the Republic of Ireland.
Aerial view of Croke Park Dublin. L/S Mass of crowds assembled for Patrician mass year. M/S Crowds at the side of the arena with men in uniform saluting. M/S President Eamon de Valera and other V.I.Ps arriving and taking their place in box. M/S Car arriving escorted by motor bikes. The arrival of the Papal Legate, car comes up close to camera. C/U Men saluting. M/S Procession on way to the high altar built in the centre of the arena.
M/S Number of church dignitaries in procession. M/S Men saluting at side of the arena. M/S of the Papal Legate in procession. M/S Presidential box with President de Valera and other V.I.Ps. M/S of last of procession going into building which contains the high altar. M/S Interior showing church dignitaries, someone kneeling in prayer, they rise. M/S High altar with Papal Legate in front surrounded by other church dignitaries.
M/S Church members who are having incense waved in front of them by priests. M/S Church dignitaries around the Papal Legate who is seated on throne, some are walking from him bearing lighted candle and prayer book. L/S of the high altar building ext. shot showing crowds and men saluting. L/S Panning shot of the whole arena.