Church members in Liberia afflicted with the Ebola virus

A Liberian district superintendent said two United Methodist pastors and nearly 20 church members have died of what is believed to be Ebola, and others are have been quarantined because of concerns about the fast-spreading, deadly virus. The deaths are suspected but not confirmed to be from Ebola. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization’s says more than 2,200 people in West Africa have died from the worst outbreak of the disease in history.

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