Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM)

“Are We All Syncretists Now? – A Conversation About Evangelical Christianity And Alternative Medicine with Historian Candy Gunther Brown” on  An excellent discussion between Albert Mohler and Candy Gunther Brown regarding Alternative Medicine in Evangelical Christianity and her book “The Healing Gods: Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Christian America.”  She also discusses research and funding of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) and the degree to which the government is now funding what could be considered religious practices.  Transcript and audio podcast.

“Religion and Alternative Medicine:  An Interview with Dr. Candy Gunther Brown? – This is a published interview of  Dr. Brown discussing her book, “Healing Gods,” by Harvard University’s “Initiative on Health, Religion, and Spirituality.”  Dr. Brown discusses the conflict of spiritual worldviews behind Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM), and Christianity.

Energy Medicine

What is the “Subtle Energy” in Energy Healing?  by Lawrence Burkholder.  An article in the journal Perspectives on Science and Christian Faith.  Lawrence maintains the website

A Response to Energy-based Theories and Therapies – by the Nurses Christian Fellowship an Intervarsity Christian Fellowship organization.

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