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Faith Unit – Reading

Choose one of these novels to read in your own time over the course of the unit. As you read, reflect on… How this book engages with the topic of faith. How the understanding you gain from this book might be different from the kind of knowledge you could acquire in other ways (e.g. by […]

Burial of Ebola Victims the Greatest Source of Infection

“Ebola victims are most infectious right after death—which means that West African burial practices, where families touch the bodies, are spreading the disease like wildfire.” This article addresses the traditional burial practices that were responsible for the soaring infection rates of Ebola in West Africa. Medical personnel tasked to ensure “safe burial” (by taking the bodies away […]