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The Reverend Doris Green

The Reverend Doris GreenTo look at the Reverend Doris Green today, with her perfectly pulled-together, casual chic elegance, her big, friendly smile and bubbling laughter, her utter respectability as a community advocate, you would never guess she ha...

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Black Churches Tackle Poverty, HIV; Activists From Across Country Meet to Map Out Strategies

US black church leaders met recently in suburban Chicago to discuss how their ministries can help fight HIV/AIDS.

"We are Christians because we endeavor to be like Jesus. It is mandated that we minister to the sick. HIV and AIDS is no exception," sa...

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Baptist Conference Addresses HIV/AIDS in Black Community

Fear, religious beliefs and cultural differences are among the reasons why blacks do not get tested for HIV, participants of the National Baptist Convention USA's annual Congress of Christian Education conference being held in Detroit, said on Monday...

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Black Religious Leaders Urging Passage of HIV/AIDS Bill

Black religious leaders across the country are urging the passage of a bill (H.R. 1964) that would provide more than $600 million in funding for faith-based prevention, testing and outreach programs, the St. Petersburg Times reports. The bill, named ...