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Catholic Church / Women, Hispanics #287535

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 17, 1983
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(Studio) National Conf. of Catholic Bishops reported concluding study of role of women in Catholic church; remarks of Archbishop John Roach outlined.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Traditional approach of European immigrants to United States vis-a-vis neighborhood Catholic churches recalled; predicament faced by Hispanic immigrants too poor for own church examined. [Reverend Andrew STRUZZIERI - describes Hispanics' fight for place in church.] [Archbishop Robert SANCHEZ - feels church resists change.] No. United States Catholics at present who are Hispanic mentioned. Bishops conf.'s adoption of pastoral letter on Hispanics today discussed; Struzzieri's reaction noted. Church's role in helping immigrants assimilate described.
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Rather, Dan;
Tucker, Lem

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