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CNN Evening News for Sunday, Aug 03, 2003
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(Studio: Kelli Arena) Report introduced.

(Minneapolis, Minnesota: Susan Candiotti) Rev. Gene Robinson’s victory in the first step of the voting process to elect him as the Episcopal Church's first openly gay bishop featured; details given about the debate which threatens to split the Church; scenes shown from the national conference in Minneapolis. [ROBINSON – comments on the message the vote sends.] [House of Delegates president George WERNER†- says this is a time of hope & despair.] [American Anglican Council Rev. Kendall HARMON†- says a gay bishop will become a symbol of disunity.]

Arena, Kelli;
Candiotti, Susan

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