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Healing as a Sacred Path: A Story of Personal, Medical, and Spiritual Transformation

Many people may be only dimly aware of the profound changes taking place in the medical establishment. In an appealing narrative style, Bob Keck offers a personal and social history of the transformation of medicine from being totally materialistic and mechanistic to becoming comprehensive, holistic, and integrated. He provides scientific data and a rational basis for accepting the irrational, emotional, and spiritual aspects of the healing process. Although the book is aimed primarily at the individual, religious communities as a whole could profit from paying attention to what Keck has to say about developing an appreciation of the sacred in the quest for physical health (James R. Adams, TCPC)

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Topics: Spiritual Exploration & Practice and The Arts & Culture. Ages: Adult. Resource Types: Books.

How Long O Lord? Christian, Jewish and Muslim Voices from the Ground and Visions for the Future in Israel/Palestine

This collections brings together a group of peacemakers – Christian, Jewish and Muslim – whose religious convictions compel them towards a common aim: a just peace for Israel/Palestine. Anyone looking for easy answers to one of the most complex political and religious struggles on the globe will not find them here. Instead, the voices of the fifteen men and women challenge and confront many commonly held assumptions. They disturb and unsettle comforting illusions of order and security, and they unmask and name “powers and principalities” for what they are – perpetrators of injustice and evil.

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Topics: Social & Environmental Ministry. Ages: Adult. Resource Types: Books.

In Quest of Jesus

Topics: Theology & Religious Education. Ages: Adult. Resource Types: Books.

What’s Wrong With the Christian Right

Jan Linn’s forceful and carefully reasoned analysis of what’s wrong with the Christian Right sets out an agenda for dialogue that needs to be taken very seriously, especially in this pivotal election year.

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