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Latin America / Roman Catholic Church #403033

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 08, 1996
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(San Jose, Costa Rica: Lucia Newman) The declining dominance of the Roman Catholic Church in Latin America because of the church's insistence on mixing politics and religion examined. [Seventh Day Adventist Robert FOLKENBERG - cites the establishment of the church in Latin America.] [Theologian Carlos MENDOZA - (thru translator) comments.] The book by Carl Bernstein and Marco Politi, "His Holiness", which documents an alleged alliance between Pope John Paul II and President Ronald Reagan to destroy the revolutionary Catholic movement in Latin America, noted.

Newman, Lucia;
Woodruff, Judy

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