faith healing faith healing

Definition(s):

  • (n) care provided through prayer and faith in God

Usage(s):

  1. City of Faith represented a fascinating attempt to pull charismatic faith healing into a context that would be accepted by the general public.
  2. I have a column online and in the issue of PTI with faith healing on the cover.

News

  1. Bail for mother in faith healing death

    Catherine Schaible was freed on bail Friday to await trial in the faith healing death of her infant son. Common Pleas Court Judge Benjamin Lerner's ruling came with restrictions: Schaible must pay $250,000 bail and live in her parents' home under electronically monitored house arrest.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. Mother who chose faith healing over medicine charged with murder after second son died of pneumonia

    PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia woman who believes in faith healing over medicine and was charged with murder after a second son died of pneumonia has been granted bail, but her husband must stay in jail. Officials at the Philadelphia Industrial Correctional Center told The Associated Press on Saturday that Catherine Schaible...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Woman charged in faith-healing death of baby son gets bail; judge denies it for husband

    PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia woman who believes in faith healing over medicine and was charged with murder after a second son died of pneumonia has been granted bail, but her husband must stay in jail.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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