ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 27, 1971
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(Studio) Roman Catholic bishops report shows major of priests in United States disagree with Catholic birth control, celibacy policies.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Brecksville, Ohio) Major of American priests believe should be allowed to marry. [Father John T. CIOLEK - says priests experience many marriages; come to appreciate beauty of marriage.] [Father Richard PEPPERNEY - believes priests should decide for selves about marriage.] [Monsignor Casimir CIOLEK - believes major of priests want to develop spiritual selves to overcome celibacy problem; in response to reporter's question, realizes some priests not happy, but marriage not answer.]
REPORTER: Kenneth Gale
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