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Catholic Church / Priest Shortage #1047084

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 20, 2013
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Pope Francis’s call for leaders of other religions, including Jews and Muslims, to unite to help the poor and work for peace noted; scenes shown.

(Milwaukee: Elaine Quijano) The shortage of priests in the Catholic Church in the US examined; figures cited; details given about the expansion of the pool of candidates to include former Anglican priests who converted to Catholicism as per Pope Benedict’s 2009 order. [Milwaukee priest Father Tim KITZKE††- says we need more vocations.] [Former Anglican Mark LEWIS††- says we knew this was the right way to go.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Quijano, Elaine

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