Balm for Gilead Meditations on Spirituality and the Healing Arts

ISBN-10: 1589011228

ISBN-13: 9781589011229

Edition: 2007

List price: $22.95 Buy it from $3.00
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description:

"A Balm for Gilead" interweaves prayer and reflection, pointing the way to a twenty-first-century spirituality for health care professionals and their patients.
New Starting from $25.11
eBooks Starting from $22.95
Buy eBooks
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $22.95
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
Publication date: 9/20/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 176
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Daniel P. Sulmasy, O.F.M., M.D., Ph.D. is a Franciscan Friar who holds the Sisters of Charity Chair in Ethics at St. Vincent's Hospital-Manhattan, and serves as a professor of medicine and director of the Bioethics Institute of New York Medical College. He received his A.B. and M.D. degrees from Cornell University and completed his residency, chief residency, and post-doctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy from Georgetown University in 1995. His books include The Healer's Calling and Methods in Medical Ethics. He also serves as editor-in-chief of the journal Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics.

Preface
The Numinous, the Medical, and the Moral
Letter to a Young Intern
Catholic Christianity and the Meaning of Healing
Appearance and Morality
The Prodigal Profession
Aesculapion
The Man Born Blind
Beatitudes
The Blood of Christ
The Temple of the Holy Spirit
Death and the Immanence of Hope
The Communication of the Dead
Postscript: A Residency Graduation Prayer
Acknowledgments
Notes
×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×