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At the beginning of services at The Potter’s House in Dallas this past Sunday, Bishop TD Jakes spoke about the passing of Whitney Houston.

Bishop Jakes is the co-producer of “Sparkle,” which Whitney starred in before her untimely death. “Sometimes when you are a celebrity people forget you are a person,” said Jakes.

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