Metropolitan Michael Bzdel goes to Rome to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Union of Brest, Rome, Italy, July 7, 1996. On far left is Father Lonchyna, later ordained Bishop for immigrants outside Ukraine. Pope John Paul II is beside him, with Metropolitan Michael Bzdel and Cardinal Lubachivsky to his right.
Large gathering of church hierarchy on stage and lay people in the audience. The banner above the stage reads, "Il Conventus Ex Omnibus Centibus Laicorum Apostolatui Provehendo", with a symbol of the universal church on the left and a large photo of Pope Pius XII on the right. One of four images of the event (MMHP0121-MMHP0124). St. Peter's, Rome, Italy, October 5-13, 1957.