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Old 10-10-14, 04:36 PM
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Minister Knowingly Infected with AIDS Sleeps with Parishioners and Doesn't Tell Them

A pastor in Alabama is refusing to step down after confessing to having AIDS, sleeping with church members without telling them about his HIV infection, taking drugs, and misusing funds.



Rev. Juan Demetrius McFarland has been at Montgomery's Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church for 21 years. In Sunday sermons starting Sept. 14, McFarland admitted his health status, then his misdeeds, the pastor and members of his flock told WSFA 12 News. The church membership voted 80-1 to remove McFarland on Oct. 5, but he will not leave.

A lawyer representing deacons in the church said McFarland and a supporter would not let them on the premises, telling deacons trying to change the locks they would face "castle law" if they tried to come to services. "They're worried if they show up to church, they could get shot," Kenneth Shinbaum said. "Unless the pastor steps down voluntarily, this may very well end up in court." McFarland may turn up in court for another reason: In Alabama, spreading a sexually transmitted disease is a Class C misdemeanor; since nobody has filed a complaint, McFarland isn't under investigation at the moment.

The announcement stunned parishioners, who at first were worried about McFarland's health, and then were upset by the rest of his revelations. "Who does this to people, and you are the leader?" one congregation member told WSFA 12 News. "Who does this?"
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In Alabama, spreading a sexually transmitted disease is a Class C misdemeanor
Intentionally spreading an STD is a misdemeanor? AIDs is a noncurable fatal disease. How is this only a misdemeanor? It should be attempted murder at the very least.
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Intentionally spreading an STD is a misdemeanor? AIDs is a noncurable fatal disease. How is this only a misdemeanor? It should be attempted murder at the very least.
In some states it is. It varies.

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I'm pretty sure this is the plot of a Tyler Perry movie.
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The announcement stunned parishioners, who at first were worried about McFarland's health, and then were upset by the rest of his revelations. "Who does this to people, and you are the leader?" one congregation member told WSFA 12 News. "Who does this?"
Apparently your fucking shithole of a religious minister. That's who.

Hint to church members: Show up for church like it's just an ordinary church day. Then swarm the fucker, take him out back, and beat the ever loving shit outta him.
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If they pray hard enough to God, the AIDS will go away.
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Why didn't he tell the parishioners he had slept with them? How did they not know?
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I'm curious about the one person who voted to keep him as minister. "Who among you hasn't done the same?"
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I'm curious about the one person who voted to keep him as minister. "Who among you hasn't done the same?"
Apparently, he wasn't without sin and couldn't cast a stone.
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Come for the word of God, stay for the sex and drugs.
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