NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 27, 1978
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(Studio) Report on issues dividing Roman Catholic Church in America.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch
(No location given) Catholic attendance at church services noted. Evangelism efforts of church reported [Reverend Alvin ILLIG - explains movement] Group in meeting at Culsneck, New Jersey, shown. [Florence HAYES - speaks of new movements, such as feminism.] [Hubert KETTERER - speaks of frustrations.] [Marilyn ANGERS - wants priests to lead liturgy, not tell church members how to think.] [Reverend Andrew GREELEY - blames church stance on birth control as chief reason Catholics fall away.] [Reverend John REEDY - speaks of members' rebellion against church.] Report summarized.
REPORTER: Robert Hager