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  • Jesus
  • We believe in divine healing, that Jesus shed blood for our healing and that he died on the cross to break the devil's power," Herbert Schaible, 44, told Philadelphia homicide detectives after their ninth child, Brandon, died in April. (dailycamera.com)
  • Healing in the Bible is often associated with the ministry of specific individuals including Elijah, Jesus and Paul. (wikipedia.org)
  • Matthew 8:17, after describing Jesus exorcising at sunset and healing all of the sick who were brought to him, quotes these miracles as a fulfillment of the prophecy in Isaiah 53:5: "He took up our infirmities and carried our diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mark 5:26-After healing her, Jesus tells her, "Daughter, your faith has made you well. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mark 5:At least two other times Jesus credited the sufferer's faith as the means of being healed: Mark 10:52 and Luke 19:10. (wikipedia.org)
  • A young woman in the painful, advanced stages of rheumatoid arthritis was brought to the altar by friends just as McPherson preached "Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today and forever", meaning, in part, Jesus had the same power to heal now as in ancient times. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ghosts
  • Kaiser describes how Rauscher's personal interests within the group lay with remote viewing, precognition, psychokinesis, remote healing, and ghosts. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1895
  • Sometime in 1895 after visiting Kumbh Mela, Mark Twain wrote: "It is wonderful, the power of faith like that, that can make multitudes upon multitudes of the old and weak and the young and the frail enter without hesitation or complaint upon such incredible journeys and endure the resultant miseries without repining. (org.in)
  • After attending a Christian Alliance prayer meeting in 1895, Yoakum recovered and considered his healing to be a miracle. (wikipedia.org)
  • death
  • OREGON CITY, Ore., June 20 (UPI) -- Investigators in Oregon say there are unlikely to be criminal charges in the death of a teenager who died after choosing faith healing over medical treatment. (upi.com)
  • Dale and Shannon Hickman are being tried for second-degree manslaughter in the September 2009 death of their son David, who died after they relied on faith healing over medical care. (upi.com)
  • The couple who believe in faith healing over medicine and who were on probation in their son's pneumonia death were charged with murder Wednesday after a second young child died under what a prosecutor called 'eerily similar' circumstances. (dailycamera.com)
  • The Fosters, who are members of Mechanicsburg-based Faith Tabernacle congregation, attributed the toddler's death to "God's will. (getreligion.org)
  • Scheduled healing sessions nevertheless remained highly popular with the public until her death in 1944. (wikipedia.org)
  • The book concludes with a portrait of Wiman's diagnosis with a rare cancer, and a clear-eyed declaration of what it means - for an artist and a person - to have faith in the face of death. (wikipedia.org)
  • indigenous
  • Native American healing - shamanistic forms of medicine traditionally practiced by some indigenous American peoples and which have been claimed as being capable of curing human diseases, including cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • As with other methods of modern curanderismo, this form of prayer healing is heavily influenced by Roman Catholicism as well as the indigenous traditions of a given region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Religion
  • Cults: Faith, Healing and Coercion was also reviewed in Contemporary Sociology, by Benjamin Zablocki, and in the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, by Thomas Robbins. (wikipedia.org)
  • spiritual
  • Instead she used acupuncture, spiritual healing, homeopathy and Johrei to treat it. (whatstheharm.net)
  • The 1974 Child Abuse and Prevention and Treatment Act included a provision, reportedly added by Nixon White House aides H.R. Haldeman and John Ehrlichman, both Christian Scientists, requiring states to enact faith-healing or "spiritual treatment" exemptions to receive federal funds for anti-child abuse programs. (idahostatesman.com)
  • Part memoir, part statement of Christian faith, part commonplace book, this slim volume of spiritual and literary meditations unsettles more than it soothes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead
  • Instead I found hundreds of pages of newspaper documentation of reporters who were overwhelmed by what they saw at the healing services. (wikipedia.org)
  • congregation
  • Then there are others who are drawn by the desire to witness the spectacular show of faith and experience the power of congregation. (org.in)
  • debates
  • I want to stress that there is much to recommend in this piece, including the fact that it places debates about Pennsylvania law affecting "faith healing" in the context of ongoing national debates about Christian Science, the teachings of the Jehovah's Witnesses, the traditions of the Amish and others. (getreligion.org)
  • As with many debates involving faith, the issue gouges sharp societal battle lines here. (idahostatesman.com)
  • Members
  • Some say that more members have moved to Idaho from neighboring Oregon in the years since Idaho's neighbor to the west eliminated faith-healing exemptions from its criminal statutes. (idahostatesman.com)
  • prayer
  • It is much more common for Pentecostal Christians to link their beliefs in prayer and healing to the denial of modern medical science. (getreligion.org)
  • An oracionista is a specific type of curandera who works through prayer and prayer songs (oraciones) to heal the sick. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • The oracionista is thought to have received her healing gift through an apprenticeship, family lineage or visionary experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • lawyer
  • He is incarcerated because of his faith," said lawyer Bobby Hoof, who described client Herbert Schaible's mindset as resolute. (dailycamera.com)
  • especially
  • No one has ever been credited by secular witnesses with anywhere near the numbers of faith healings attributed to McPherson, especially during the years 1919 to 1922. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • She then went on to learn about alternative methods of, not neccasarily healing, but of relieving pain and stress through work at the hospice. (ghostvillage.com)
  • Cults: Faith, Healing and Coercion is a non-fiction book on cults and coercive persuasion, written by Marc Galanter (MD). The book was published in hardcover format in 1989 by Oxford University Press, and again in hardcover in 1999 in a second edition work. (wikipedia.org)