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Healing from leprosy is at the heart of the gospel

This Bible study helps us explore how accepting, loving and seeking healing for people with leprosy is at the heart of the Christian Gospel

2016

Clinic at Bailundo municipal hospital, Angola

From: Reveal toolkit: Health and HIV

Tools about HIV and wider health issues, including care and drug addiction

This Bible study is based on Matthew 8: 1–4 , Matthew 10: 1–8 and Matthew 11: 1–6.

It makes the following key points:

  • In both his words and his actions, Jesus showed us that loving, touching and accepting people affected by leprosy should be a priority for us.
  • When Jesus encountered people affected by leprosy, he took a bold position against stigma, and gave healing as well as acceptance.

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