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The Catholic Church is a force for good in the world?

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Last updated on July 8th, 2012

The Catholic Church is a force for good in the world? A new debate, presented from London by Zeinab Badawi
(Aired November 7, 2009 on BBC World)

It stands up for the oppressed and offers spiritual succour to billions say the Church’s supporters. But what about the Church’s teachings on condoms, gay sex and women priests, ask the detractors. Speaking for the motion, Archbishop John Onaiyekan and Anne Widdecombe MP. Speaking against the motion, Christopher Hitchens and Stephen Fry.

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