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After a Hillsong Church member who derided the vaccine online died of COVID-19, its founder called the shot a 'personal decision'

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Brian Houston on the "TODAY" show.
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A Hillsong Church member in his 30s died of COVID-19 this week after declining to get vaccinated.
The man, who lived in California, had derided the vaccine online and joked about the coronavirus.
Hillsong Church founder Brian Houston told CNN the vaccine was a "personal decision."
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