• Short Summary

    Five Greek soldiers being baptised by the Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem during a blessing ceremony of the waters of the River Jordan.

  • Description

    PALESTINE: River Jordan: Allenby Bridge:
    Greek Orthodox patriarch conducting blessing of the waters and baptism ceremony including Palestinian Christians lighting candles and Greek soldiers swimming up to side of rowing boat to be baptized.
    Background: Five Greek soldiers being baptised by the Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem during a blessing ceremony of the waters of the River Jordan.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAOOY2Z8UCNUDZTXFLDWBFG6W9
    Media URN:
    VLVAOOY2Z8UCNUDZTXFLDWBFG6W9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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