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Southern Baptists #304104

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 11, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Dallas, Texas) Implications of conflict between moderates and fundamentalists at Southern Baptist Convention for organization's future examined; arguments noted centered on president cands. Charles Stanley and Winfred Moore. [STANLEY - pleads for unity.] [W.A. CRISWELL - considers Bible literal.] Stanley and other fundamentalists noted backing Ronald Reagan and Jerry Falwell's Moral Majority. [Russell DILDAY - wants pols. out of religion; accuses fundamentalists of employing unchristian tactics.] [DELEGATES - hope for unity.] Elec. outcome described. [MOORE - questions sincerity of his invitation to be vice president]
REPORTER: Sandy Gilmour

Gilmour, Sandy;
Rather, Dan

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