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New Jersey / Convent #112381

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 14, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Morris, New Jersey: Beth Nissen) Issue of progress at Carmelite convent in New Jersey featured; details given of five sister barricading themselves in convent infirmary to protest worldly changes; scenes shown. [Voice of Sister MARIE - says we want to follow Saint Theresa's life.] [Convent's liaison to outside world, Sister ELIANE -says television is distraction to prayer.] Church officials' response to sisters detailed. [Voice of Sister JOHN - says we want to reach the Pope.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:02:00

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