Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Spiritual Healing: Scientific and Religious Perspectives” as Want to Read:
Spiritual Healing: Scientific and Religious Perspectives
by Fraser Watts
There has recently been much interest in the relationship between science and religion, and how they combine to give us a binocular' perspective on things. One important phenomenon which has been neglected in recent work is the concept of spiritual healing. This edited collection explores a variety of approaches to spiritual healing from different religious points of view, ...more
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Core text for my current healing class at seminary. More medical and spiritual, I'd say, in its assessment of healing, in the sense that it presents different medical studies of 'healing' and critical scientific assessments of Jesus' healing, rather than, say, theological studies. Interesting to read, though, and thought-provoking to hear about success stories. I had never put much theological store by the idea of getting as many people to pray as possible, like trying to raise the bar on a pray ...more