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Prayer Healing

Faith-Healing Parents To Be Charged With Murder

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 10.07.2013 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA — A judge upheld murder charges Wednesday against a fundamentalist Christian couple in their infant's faith-healing death, saying t...

Prayer As Medicine For The Sick

Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld | Posted 06.22.2012 | Religion
Rabbi Shmuel Herzfeld

A spiritual approach to our health uses the words of our prayers in order to ground us, strengthen us and heal us. This is what faith is about. It should be something we embrace at all times in our life.

The Positive Health Effects Of Prayer

Russ Gerber | Posted 10.02.2011 | Religion
Russ Gerber

Researchers who have concluded (once again) that more and more Americans are praying about their health. As striking as that is, it's not the big surprise in the latest study.

Child In Faith-Healing Case Continues To Improve

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Steve Mayes Religion News Service OREGON CITY, Ore. (RNS) A 13-month-old child who faced blindness in one eye after her parents treated her with p...

Spirituality, Healing and Science

Dr. Larry Dossey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Dr. Larry Dossey

Those who consider spirituality and healing intentions outside the purview of scientific medicine may ignore them. In doing so, however, critics should be careful not to obstruct free inquiry and subvert the very science they champion.

When Prayer Makes a Difference in Suffering

Rev. Timothy C. Geoffrion, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Timothy C. Geoffrion, Ph.D.

Prayer, then -- especially labyrinth prayer -- has been transformative for many who are suffering in ways that many of us cannot fully fathom.

Spirituality: A Powerful Factor for Health Care Reform

Gary Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Gary Jones

Like the 36 percent of Americans who say they've experienced or seen healing through prayer, my lifestyle of spirituality includes the practice of healing through prayer. I've found that prayer "works."