Pope Paul VI waves to followers as he arrives for a mass at the Hong Kong Stadium, on December 4, 1970. Pictures: SCMP

When Pope Paul VI came to Hong Kong

The pontiff was in Hong Kong for all of three hours, during which time the 73-year-old preached to many of the colony’s Catholics and delivered a special message to China

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Pope Paul VI waves to followers as he arrives for a mass at the Hong Kong Stadium, on December 4, 1970. Pictures: SCMP
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