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Pope / Visit Aftermath #260472

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 12, 1979
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REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Alton, Illinois) Newspaper ad placed by Alton, Illinois, order of nuns, apologizing to Pope John Paul II for his treatment by another order during visit, shown, examined; pontiff's reiteration of church's sexism and Sister Theresa Kane's confrontation with him recalled, shown. [KANE - asks John Paul to be responsive to women in church.] Reaction to Kane by Sisters of Saint Francis, Order of Saint George noted - [Mother Mary SIXTINA - comments.] Traditionalism of order cited. [SIXTINA - comments.]
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris
Duration:
00:02:00

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