Washington Diarist

February 1977
New Republic;2/12/77, Vol. 176 Issue 7, p34
Presents information on various social and political developments taking place in the U.S. Change in the food being served at the redesigned Senate dining room; Financial condition of the Washington Cathedral; Prohibition of the ordination of women as priests; Information on the meeting of the second World Black and African Festival of the Arts and Culture, a delegate from Gambia, Proposal that a resolution should be passed calling for the release of all African intellectuals and artists now in jail; Effect of financial crises of National Cathedral on its staff and many of its activities; Suggestion that Jesus Christ was a kind of early prophet of Women's Liberation in the desert.


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