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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 03, 2003
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Minneapolis: Tamale Edwards) The debate within the Episcopal Church over whether to confirm Gene Robinson as the church's first openly gay bishop featured; scenes shown from the national conference in Minneapolis. [Two EPISCOPALIANS - offer views of homosexuality.] [Anglican American Council president Rev. Canon David ANDERSON†- says a tectonic wave will hit the church.] [Bishop of Pittsburgh Rev. Robert DUNCAN†, Claiming the Blessing executive director Rev. Susan RUSSELL†- state positions.]

Simpson, Carole;
Edwards, Tamale

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