HIV and AIDS, Stigma and Liberation in the Old Testament

@inproceedings{Chitando2007HIVAA,
  title={HIV and AIDS, Stigma and Liberation in the Old Testament},
  author={Ezra Chitando and Masiiwa Ragies Gunda},
  year={2007}
}
As the HIV and AIDS pandemic continues to affect most parts of Sub-Saharan Africa, the church has attempted to mitigate its effects. Unfortunately, stigma has emerged as a major challenge. The church has been implicated in stigmatizing people living with HIV and AIDS. Some Christians have used the Bible to justify the exclusion of people living with HIV and AIDS. This article examines HIV and AIDS stigma. It highlights the various forms of stigma, alongside exploring the occurrence of stigma in… CONTINUE READING

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