Here are more than 200 prayers for healing from physical and mental illness, healing of relationships, recovery from addiction, healing of communities, healing of society, and healing of the earth. The prayers are from a wide variety of writers from around the world and through the centuries, including Henri Nouwen, Mother Teresa, Ruth Bell Graham, and Martin Luther King Jr. The book includes a general introduction and a topical index.
In an attractive gift format, this is a book for all in need of healing, for those who pray for others, for caregivers, pastors, counselors, Stephen ministers, and compassionate visitors. It points to God's healing power and promises that in God's time and in God's way, "all will be well." This gathering of 250 healing prayers from around the world and through the centuries includes prayers for: physical healing emotional healing forgiveness the healing of relationships compassion times of grief the dying expressing gratitude for healing We can learn from men and women of faith that include: Richard Foster Henri Nouwen Mother Teresa Desmond Tutu Dietrich Bonhoeffer Teresa of Avila Saint Augustine Flora Slosson Wuellner Leslie Weatherhead Miriam Therese Winter Herb Brokering Julian of Norwich Lewis Smedes Frederick Buechner