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9/11 in New York: Rev. Stephen Bauman


The Rev. Stephen Bauman remembers the standing room only crowds that packed Christ Church United Methodist in the days and weeks after September 11, 2001. Bauman says in the aftermath of 9/11 the city “rose to its best,” with neighbors helping and consoling neighbors, and churches opening their doors to those without a church home. Bauman recalls a worship service where city sanitation workers rushed in to be part of the prayers.

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This video was produced by United Methodist Communications in Nashville, TN.
Media contact is Fran Walsh, 615-742-5458.

This video was first posted on September 6, 2016.