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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 02, 1976
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(Studio) Episcopal Church to allow women priests, but opposition persists.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(No location given) Report on opposition to women's priesthood. Chicago mtg. with regard to matter noted. In Denver, Colorado, Saint Mary's Episcopal Church has voted to secede from parent body, Protestant Episcopal Church of US. [Father James O. MOTE - says they're following Christ's example] Colorado bishop also opposes ordination but says Father Mote is wrong. [BISHOP - believes Saint Mary's is wrong.] Mrs. Jackie Means of Indianapolis is 1 of those preparing for ordination on January 1.
REPORTER: Al Johnson

Brinkley, David;
Johnson, Al

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