A Man for All Seasons

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June 18-25, 2012 Podcast
Mark Shriver describes the faith that sustained his father, Sargent Shriver, through a long political career that included key posts in the Kennedy administration and work with the Peace Corps, the War on Poverty and the Special Olympics. Mark Shriver's new book, A Good Man, has just been published by Henry Holt. Mark is pictured at right with his father.

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