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Bishops' Meeting / Birth Control #440639

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 12, 1968
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(Studio) Catholic bps. meet in DC.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(DC) Some of priests disciplined by Cardinal Patrick O'Boyle for liberal stand on birth control and their supporters hold sit-sing-pray-in at National Conf. of Catholic Bps. [Archbishop John DEARDEN - says we don't have jurisdiction over some areas. Will see that proposals get careful study.] Bps. wrestle with Pope Paul's ban on birth control. [Bishop James SHANNON - says he is keeping document secret until it's finished.] Pope accepts Canadian interpretation of his birth control encyclical. Americans hope to follow their model.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Huntley, Chet
Duration:
00:02:40

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