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The Resource Prayer is good medicine : how to reap the healing benefits of prayer, Larry Dossey

Prayer is good medicine : how to reap the healing benefits of prayer, Larry Dossey

Label
Prayer is good medicine : how to reap the healing benefits of prayer
Title
Prayer is good medicine
Title remainder
how to reap the healing benefits of prayer
Statement of responsibility
Larry Dossey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An authority on the mind/body connection explores the healing power of prayer, examining the ways in which prayer can help alleviate anxiety and promote health, and offering an inspirational guide on how to use prayer effectively
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dossey, Larry
Dewey number
291.4/3
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.M4
LC item number
D674 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WB 880 D724 1996
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Healing
  • Prayer
  • Healing
  • Prayer
  • Healing-Religious aspects
Label
Prayer is good medicine : how to reap the healing benefits of prayer, Larry Dossey
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/96012273.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
APPE gift.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Testing prayer is an act of worship -- Experiments in prayer can help heal the religion/science split -- The impact of prayer experiments on religious beliefs -- The scientific understanding of prayer is limited -- Prayer is not just a placebo -- Prayer is not required to go anywhere -- Evaluating the criticism that "prayer kills" -- Celebrating the diversity of prayer -- Prayer and false hope -- Praying for others without their consent -- Using public funds for prayer research -- Medical malpractice and the failure to use prayer -- Would you want a doctor who prays? -- The universe is prayer -- Prayer is an attitude of the heart -- Prayer is what it needs to be -- A prayer for prayer -- Distinguishing between religion and prayer -- The body does not distinguish between prayer and meditation -- Ordinary magic -- Credentials don't matter in prayer -- Children are prayer -- Four-legged forms of prayer -- A doctor tests prayer -- Overcoming ambivalence and confusion about prayer -- Who can benefit from prayer? -- When we need to pray, we will -- There is no best way to pray -- More prayer is not always better -- Choosing to pray privately or publicly depends on our temperament -- You can pray in your dreams -- Glimpsing the infinite -- Forgiving ourselves for getting sick -- Praying "Thy will be done" -- Praying for corn in Iowa -- The answer isn't always yes -- Be careful what you ask for -- Beware of negative prayer -- Prayer helps us be warriors, not worriers
Control code
ocm34355709
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780062514233
Lccn
96012273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34355709
Label
Prayer is good medicine : how to reap the healing benefits of prayer, Larry Dossey
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc043/96012273.html
Publication
Note
APPE gift.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Testing prayer is an act of worship -- Experiments in prayer can help heal the religion/science split -- The impact of prayer experiments on religious beliefs -- The scientific understanding of prayer is limited -- Prayer is not just a placebo -- Prayer is not required to go anywhere -- Evaluating the criticism that "prayer kills" -- Celebrating the diversity of prayer -- Prayer and false hope -- Praying for others without their consent -- Using public funds for prayer research -- Medical malpractice and the failure to use prayer -- Would you want a doctor who prays? -- The universe is prayer -- Prayer is an attitude of the heart -- Prayer is what it needs to be -- A prayer for prayer -- Distinguishing between religion and prayer -- The body does not distinguish between prayer and meditation -- Ordinary magic -- Credentials don't matter in prayer -- Children are prayer -- Four-legged forms of prayer -- A doctor tests prayer -- Overcoming ambivalence and confusion about prayer -- Who can benefit from prayer? -- When we need to pray, we will -- There is no best way to pray -- More prayer is not always better -- Choosing to pray privately or publicly depends on our temperament -- You can pray in your dreams -- Glimpsing the infinite -- Forgiving ourselves for getting sick -- Praying "Thy will be done" -- Praying for corn in Iowa -- The answer isn't always yes -- Be careful what you ask for -- Beware of negative prayer -- Prayer helps us be warriors, not worriers
Control code
ocm34355709
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 249 pages
Isbn
9780062514233
Lccn
96012273
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34355709

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