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Archived films of the event during the Vacant See

 

 

  • Oath by the Officials and Personnel in service at the Conclave: Announcement (April 15, 2005)
    [Italian]

  • «Pro Eligendo Romano Pontifice» celebrations organized by the Diocese of Rome in the Basilica of St John Lateran
    [Italian]

  • Briefing by H.E. Mons. Piero Marini, Master of the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff on "Rites and Legislation of the Vacant See" (Tuesday, 5 April 2005)
    [Italian]

  • Funeral Mass for The Deceased Roman Pontiff: Announcement (April 8, 2005)
    [Italian]

  • Transfer of the Body of the Roman Pontiff John Paul II to the Vatican Basilica: Announcement (April 4, 2005)
    [Italian]

  • MASS FOR THE REPOSE OF THE SOUL OF HIS HOLINESS JOHN PAUL II
    (Divine Mercy Sunday, 3 April 2005)

  • Death certificate of His Holiness John Paul II (Saturday, 2 April 2005)
    [Italian]

  • Declaration by the Holy See Press Office Director Joaquín Navarro-Valls (Saturday, 2 April 2005):

"The Holy Father, John Paul II, died at 9.37 p.m. in his private apartment.
All procedures foreseen in the Apostolic Constitution Universi Dominici gregis, promulgated by John Paul II on February 22, 1996, have been activated."

 


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