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|Caption||A wide shot of Pope John Paul II addressing the crowd at Kno...|
|Programme||Pope John Paul II in Ireland|
A wide shot of Pope John Paul II addressing the crowd at Knock, County Mayo, during his visit to Ireland on 30 September 1979. His private secretary Fr John McGee, now the Bishop of Cloyne, is standing to the left of shot. The Pope celebrated an open-air Mass for the sick during his Knock visit - he is standing by the altar as he makes his address.
Pope John Paul II spent three days in Ireland from 29 September to 1 October 1979.
|Date of photograph||
(30/Sep/1979 - 30/Sep/1979)