Our forefathers believed it, some of us believe it but science is skeptical about it.// However there certainly seems to be a link between faith, health and healing.
Some scientists also now are starting to believe in spiritual practices, including prayer, worship, and service to others, influence our health.
The new age healing mantra is not “take medicines and get well” but a “holistic approach to wellness”, which unites the science of medicine with that of the spirit. It is an amalgamation of body, mind and soul. In the words of Greg Anderson, a man diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer in 1984 and just 30 days to live, "We are now witnessing the uniting of science and spirit, the combination of body, mind, and soul, to reveal the stunning effects of faith on both physical and emotional health". "The shift that is underway is historic," said Anderson from his Cancer Recovery Foundation of America offices in Harrisburg.
In order to drill this new concept and concretise it Anderson has revised hi classic “The Cancer Conqueror” to address this phenomenal health-faith chained relation. This has been done in conjugation with United Methodist Pastor Michael Gingerich.
With the association of the church “The Cancer Conqueror” with Bible Study is an uplifting guide to cancer patients and support networks of the Judeo-Christian faith. The book is currently available only through the Cancer Recovery Foundation website at www.CancerRecovery.org.
Science and religion went hand in hand till centuries ago when a reluctant church held fast to positions that science could empirically refute. "But today," said Anderson, "the shoe is on the other foot.
Medical experts now find it difficult to negate the effects of faith on the healing process. Many cases dismissed as hopeless by medical science were revived on the sole basis of faith. They were nothing short of miracles and as Anderson puts it "What I am seeing iPage: 1 2 3 Related medicine news :1
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