Healing Words: The Power of Prayer and the Practice of Medicine
January 19, 1995
The author of Space, Time & Medicine shares the latest evidence that links prayer, healing, and medicine, presenting examples and anecdotes, and showing readers which methods of prayer show the greatest potential for healing.
"Explores a subject that has for too long been overlooked by much of science and medicine. I recommend it to everyone."-- Bernie Siegel, M.D., author of "How to Live Between Office Visits; Love, Medicine & Miracles; and Peace, Love & Healing" "[A] must-read for everyone ... gems of insight and valuable information. [It] makes you hope that there are more physicians like him practicing medicine!"-- "Body, Mind, Spirit" In "Healing Words, " Dr. Dossey eloquently integrates the scientific with the spiritual, shattering the long-held notion that these doctrines must somehow be exclusive." -- "Total Health"
Proving prayer to be as valid and vital as a healing tool as drugs or surgery, the bestselling author of Meaning & Medicine and Recovering the Soul offers a bold integration of science and spirituality.
Hardcover first edition with a dust jacket.
About the Author
Larry Dossey, M.D., is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Healing Words, and Prayer Is Good Medicine. An authority on spiritual healing, he lectures throughout the country and has been a frequent guest on Oprah, Good Morning America, CNN, and The Learning Channel. He is responsible for introducing innovations in spiritual care to acclaimed institutions across the country. He currently resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico.