31 March 2006

Prayer Doesn't Help Heart Patients

The largest medical study of the efficacy of intercessory prayer in healing has found that it has no effect on patients' recovery from heart-bypass surgery, researchers announced on Thursday. Patients did just as well when church groups did not pray for them as when they did.

From here.


Anonymous said...

Brother A -- Have always loved your neighborhood posts about Washpark. That's what made your blog unique. When can we expect more? The national stuff is, frankly, a bit of a bore. And the newspapers do it better. I think you may be reading your own clippings too much.

Andrew Oh-Willeke said...

Sounds like a need to do some. It is so hard to keep a balance of posting. Glad you're reading!