Pope John Paul II Arrival

President Clinton joined both elected officials and American leaders in the Catholic Church to welcome Pope John Paul II for his fourth… read more

President Clinton joined both elected officials and American leaders in the Catholic Church to welcome Pope John Paul II for his fourth visit to the United States. The president thanked the Pope for the inspiration he gives to Catholics in America; such inspiration has translated into many good works that have the country better. He also thanked the Pope for leading by expample with unshakeable values and his “message of faith, family, community, and peace.” Pope John Paul II was looking forward to celebrating the 50th anniversary of the United Nations; he was scheduled to speak there the following day. He also expressed his hope that “America will preserve its own best traditions and openness to opportunity.” close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
67468-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Statement
Location:
Newark, New Jersey, United States
First Aired:
Oct 4, 1995
Last Aired:
Oct 5, 1995

Airing Details

  • Oct 04, 1995 | 5:41pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 1995 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 1995 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 05, 1995 | 2:20am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 05, 1995 | 6:31am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 05, 1995 | 10:21am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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