Reclaiming the body the christian practice of everyday life christians and the faithful use of modern medicine ebook shuman joel volck brian md amazoncomau kindle store. In our age of advanced medical technology that emphasizes health and well being the human body has become the near exclusive province of the professional health care industry the solutions it proposes and the judgments it pronounces are taken as gospel as christians however we are called to view all of life including medicine through the lens of faith. In reclaiming the body a physician and a theologian take a critical look at some of the assumptions we draw from the medical profession and explore what theology has to say about medicine our bodies our health and the body of christ the authors deal with such issues as suffering caring for the sick children and reproductive technologies . Margaret mohrmann medicine as ministry the importance of christian community is stressed by the authors as a vital resource pointing out we never really go to the doctor alone we all need the support of social interaction afforded by the body of christ the church the ill person and his or her community strengthen each other. More while the authors do well in counting modern western medicine among the principalities and powers of the world they dont really say much beyond learning to use medicine with gratitude and as part of the christian community i was disappointed
How it works:
1. Register Trial Account.
2. Download The Books as you like ( Personal use )