Category Archives: HIV

Christmas: Time for a new Advent?

A great discussion is taking place over at the Presbyterian Bloggers site concerning the meaning and colors of the candles in an Advent wreath. During the discussion, I offered the suggestion that we change the colors and re-code to reflect … Continue reading

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4 Minute Devotions: World AIDS Day – Past Mistakes

Today is World AIDS Day, a day of supporting those who suffer from HIV and a time to seek a cure. It’s also a day when the Christian Church needs to repent of our unpleasant and uncaring past.   Revelation … Continue reading

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Religious News: All Clergy Should Undergo HIV Tests, says UN Adviser

CHURCH LEADERS should con­sider being tested for HIV to help banish the stigma attached to testing, an expert at UNAIDS (the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS) has said in advance of World AIDS Day next Monday. A Lambeth Palace … Continue reading

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Calvinists Blamed for HIV increases in Scottish Highlands

John Knox must be rolling in his grave…or in the hay…. Calvinist attitudes in Scottish Highlands account for HIV increases

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