Patients, chaplains, and medical clinicians have known for years that dwelling on the truth of God's Word provides a crucial link in the chain of good health. In this book, Dr. William Backus examines mounting medical evidence that spiritual health rooted in the unchanging truths of the Bible enhances the human body's capacity to fight disease and even to heal itself. Dr. Backus draws on years of clinical practice and the latest studies of other healthcare professional. He brings biblical balance to mind/body issues often confused even among Christians. The Healing Power of a Christian Mind shows you how to replace thinking that makes you sick, with truth that makes you well.
Recent studies confirm what patients, chaplains, and medical clinicians have testified to for years: dwelling on the truth of God's Word can enhance health. Dr. Backus brings biblical balance to mind/body issues while staying clear of New Age philosophies. (Originally titled The Healing Power of a Healthy Mind.)
William Backus, PhD, founded the Center for Christian Psychological Services. Before his death in 2005, he was a licensed clinical psychologist and an ordained Lutheran clergyman. He wrote many books, including What Your Counselor Never Told You.