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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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Daily Devotions: Troubling Ourselves

I’m going to an African-American church this Sunday afternoon to preach at a special service. Black prayer week begins on Sunday and this year the African American community is focusing on AIDS and its impact on their people. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Religious news: Egypt Torturing HIV Sufferers

HIV-positive Egyptian men are tortured and chained to hospital beds while awaiting unfair homosexuality trials, a human rights group has claimed. Human Rights Watch (HRW) decried the “ignorance and injustice” of a case in which a group of arrested men … Continue reading

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