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John Gummer converts to Catholicism over ordination of women

Title
John Gummer converts to Catholicism over ordination of women
Genre
Interview
TX Date
28 Feb 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:02:46
Description
Environment Secretary John Gummer has become the second government minister to quit the Church of England over its decision to ordain woman priests, he was received into the Roman Catholic Church in a ceremony yesterday. He speaks to Peter Murphy about his decision .
Contributors
Peter Murphy; John Gummer
Keywords
Roman Catholicism; Clergy; Church of England; Christianity; Cabinet ministers; Ordination of women; John Gummer; Religious conversion

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