[Report on Vatican Council Infallibility Vote by Dr. Claude Nelson]


Claude Nelson

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In a brief audio presentation Dr. Claude Nelson talks about his experiences in Atlanta. He also talks about the Vatican vote on the doctrine of infallibility and comments on Negro bishops.

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00:00:06 Dr. Claude Nelson talks about homecoming and talks about being in and out of Atlanta. Talks about first son being born and his experiences in Atlanta.

00:03:55 Talks about liberal majority and votes expressed in second session. If votes stands will have a new doctrine of infallibility of the church.

00:06:33 Talks about bishops who attend Vatican council and Negro bishops, and younger children asking their parents if all bishops are Negros.

00:07:12 Audio cuts off.

00:07:25 Unidentified man gives benediction.

00:07:43 Organ plays.

00:09:08 Audio ends.


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