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'Prosperity Gospel' Churches' Spending Reports Due

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'Prosperity Gospel' Churches' Spending Reports Due

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'Prosperity Gospel' Churches' Spending Reports Due

'Prosperity Gospel' Churches' Spending Reports Due

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Monday is the deadline for some popular mega-churches to report to Congress on how they spend their money. These churches all preach wealth as an essential part of faith.

Steve Inskeep speaks with religion professor Anthea Butler about "prosperity gospel."