NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 01, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Rome, Italy) John Paul II, his use of media to promote self and reaction to his rigidity and conservatism, examined; films shown. [Dutch priest Hans KUNG - questions Pope's lack of adherence to Vatican II.] John Paul's perception of Catholic church's crisis outlined; his approach to less conservative priests and nuns, include those in Nicaragua, described. [Jesuit Order leader Peter Hans KOLVENBACH - defs. pontiff's severity.] Drop in number priests and nuns since John Paul II assumed office outlined.
REPORTER: Keith Miller
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