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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- The Washington National Cathedral will host the National Memorial Service Wednesday for Nelson Mandela.
Vice President Joe Biden and the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori will attend the 11 a.m. service.
Details regarding how people can attend the service are available on the website of the Embassy of South Africa. The service will also be streamed live at http://nationalcathedral.org.