CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 20, 1974
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(Studio) Major split occurs in Lutheran Church in Missouri.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Clayton, Missouri) Concordia Seminary near Saint Louis nearly vacant after many students exile themselves with teachers after being fired for refusing to teach Bible as historical fact. [Reverend John TIETJEN - says students and teachers break with Concordia.] [President Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod, Dr. Jacob PREUS - advocates literal reading of Bible. Discusses loss of students and faculty.]
REPORTER: Richard Roth (KMOX-TV)
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