TITLE

WHILE WE'RE AT IT

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1997, Issue 74, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a memorial service for Carl Sagan, an avowed atheist and scourge of religion, at the Cathedral Church of St. John Divine in the U.S. Tribute by U.S. Vice President Al Gore to Sagan; Views on the memorial service of Sagan.
ACCESSION #
17769991

 

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