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Gordon Cosby and Washington's Church of the Savior

Clip: Season 1 | 3m 49s

The Church of the Savior was founded in 1947 by an ex-paratroop chaplain, Gordon Cosby, his wife Mary, and five others. It settled in a large house in Washington, D.C., and its members' first priority was total commitment to Christian life. Although it's never had more than 130 members, many church historians say it's become one of the most admired places of worship in the country.

Aired: 10/31/97

Rating: NR

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