Book Discussion on Failing America's Faithful

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, former lieutenant governor of Maryland, talked about her book Failing America’s Faithful: How… read more

Kathleen Kennedy Townsend, former lieutenant governor of Maryland, talked about her book Failing America’s Faithful: How Today’s Churches Are Mixing God with Politics and Losing Their Way, published by Warner Books. She talked about how churches are focusing on abortion, same-sex marriage, and stem cell research inistead of the broader range of social justice issues. She said that her own Catholic Church seemed afraid of women and focused on maintaining policies harmful to women. She was interviewed at The Hill's Sixth Annual Political Book Fair at the Trover Shop, a bookstore on Capitol Hill. close

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Book Discussion on Failing America's Faithful

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201650-7
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Interview
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Dec 22, 2007
Last Aired:
Dec 23, 2007

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  • Dec 22, 2007 | 8:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2007 | 5:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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