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Betty Peebles's funeral: A show of love for a true apostle

The funeral service for Apostle Betty Peoples at her church, Jericho City of Praise in Landover, drew about 8,000 people, including politicians and clergy from throughout the region. Peebles led the church for the past 14 years, taking over after her husband, Bishop James R. Peebles Sr., died.

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Leader of megachurch eulogized
Article | The megachurch that Apostle Betty Peebles helped found and transform into one of the largest congregations in the region was packed with mourners Friday as pastors, politicians and church members paid final tribute to a woman who was a spiritual leader in a field dominated by men.

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