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Christianity / Burial Plot / Cameron Film #859495

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 26, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Ron Allen) The controversy over claims in a documentary that the burial site of Jesus Christ has been found reviewed; excerpts shown from the Discovery Channel’s “The Lost Tomb of Jesus”; scenes shown of the boxes purported to hold the remains of Jesus, his wife Mary Magdalene and a son. [Director Simcha JACOBOVICI†- says it’s surreal that they are here in New York.] [Father Thomas WILLIAMS‡- cites Christian belief in the resurrection.] [University of the Holy Land professor Stephen PFANN†- notes the names were very common.] [Producer James CAMERON – asks how it can be bad to learn more about the most important human being that ever lived.]

Williams, Brian;
Allen, Ron

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