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NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 29, 1974
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(Studio) 11 women ordained as Episcopal priests today. Practice contrary to church law. 3 retired bishops ordain women; all face disciplinary action by church.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) [Church official Dr. Charles WILLIE - criticizes church's refusal to allow women to become priests.] [Reverend George RUTLER - says God shall be called Father and so shall his priests.] Women take vows anyway.
REPORTER: Phil Brady

Reporter(s):
Brady, Phil;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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