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Christian Scientology #876750

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 31, 2007
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(Studio: Soledad O'Brien) Report introduced.

(Studio and Florida: Gary Tuchman) The spread of Scientology to unlikely places featured; scenes shown from a Pentecostal inner city church in Florida that uses books written by the founder of Scientology. [Glorious Church of God in Christ Rev. Charles KENNEDY†- admits he has been much, much, much criticized; preaches about the L. Ron Hubbard book.] [Pastor's daughter Jimirra KENNEDY†- says we are Pentecostal Scientologists.] [Scientology expert Rick ROSS - talks about Hubbard, the science fiction writer and Scientology.] [In Houston, Wayman Chapel AME Church Rev. James McLAUGHLIN†- says he uses Hubbard to help the people.] The common sense nature of Hubbard's book discussed.

(Studio: Soledad O'Brien) The raw data on the introduction to Scientology outlined on screen.

O'Brien, Soledad;
Tuchman, Gary

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