Midrash & Medicine: Healing Body and Soul in the Jewish by Rabbi William Cutter,Michele F. Prince LCSW MAJCS

By Rabbi William Cutter,Michele F. Prince LCSW MAJCS

Midrash presents a innovative advisor in the course of the such a lot tricky passages of our lifestyles stories.

This groundbreaking quantity examines the non secular shortfalls of our present therapeutic atmosphere and explores how midrash might actually help see past the actual features of therapeutic to music in in your religious source.

Pushing the limits of Jewish wisdom, physicians, rabbis, social staff, psychologists and philosophers examine the position of midrashic considering in addressing probably intractable social and private concerns. subject matters mentioned include:

  • How metaphors and parables can relief healing
  • How Jewish culture can tell and enhance healthiness, hospice and nursing-home care
  • New methods of examining Jewish texts within the dialogue of clinical ethics
  • The position of neighborhood in addressing getting older, loss and suffering.

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