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  • Road to Freedom Conference
    Road to Freedom Conference addresses healthcare based on spiritual insights
    Have you ever considered spiritual healing to complement your medical needs? A free March 22 conference called “A Road to Freedom” addresses the practice. It will take place at American Legion Post #130, 400 N. Oak Street, Falls Church...
  • Modern day faith healing; fact or fiction
    Modern day faith healing; a godly gift or ungodly deception?
    Over the centuries since the bible's completion, certain ministries and clergy have claimed to possess a power to heal, more specifically, the power to heal the sick, raise the dead, speak in tongues and hear the voice of God; these powers...
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    Faith healing buffoonery
    Faith healing: To believe or not to believe. Several religious groups teach faith healing; they link sin to illness or death, and spiritual purity to good health. The idea is so widespread that it must be said: Faith healing is not necessarily a...
  • 2nd prayer death
    2nd prayer death: Parents jailed after 2nd child dies from failed prayer healing
    A second “prayer death” has sent a Philadelphia couple, who believe in faith healing, to jail for three to seven years after another one of their children died.The Associated Press, via Yahoo! News, reportedWednesday that Herbert and...
  • Parents found guilty in prayer death, 2 y/o son dead
    2nd prayer death: 8 m/o dies of pneumonia, parents guilty of only faith healing
    A couple guilty in the 2nd prayer death of their 8-month-old son, Brandon, was sentenced this week to 3-7 years behind bars for only believing in faith healing when their son had a serious case of pneumonia. Both parents, Herbert and Catherine...
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    Faith healing parents sent to prison for death of son
    Faith healing parents Herbert and Catherine Schaible will be spending the next three and a half to seven years behind bars after pleading no contest to third-degree murder in the death of their infant son, Brandon, according to a Feb. 19 report...
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    Kenya: Pastors tell HIV patients to burn medication in favor of prayer
    Pentecostal pastors in Kenya encourage HIV patients to burn their medication in favor of prayers and “miracle blessings” that will supposedly “cure” the patient. The “cure” is not free, however, and some shell...
  • Scaibles
    Faith healing parents plead ‘no contest’ in death of child
    Faith healing parents Herbert and Catherine Schaible pleaded no contest to third-degree murder in the death of their infant son, Brandon. By their own admission the couple failed to provide medical care for their child, choosing prayer over modern...
  • faith healing horrors
    Suffer the children: Faith healing horrors in Idaho
    In Idaho, Christian extremists, twisted by religious superstition, watch their children die, choosing prayer over modern medicine. Adding insult to injury, a religious shield law protects those parents who claim to be acting out of religious faith...
  • Syble Rossiter
    Oregon: Faith healing parents charged with manslaughter
    Oregon parents have been arrested and charged with manslaughter in the faith healing death of their daughter. According to police, the couple withheld "necessary and adequate" medical attention from the 12-year-old girl, choosing prayer...
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    Judge upholds murder charge in faith healing death of child
    A Philadelphia judge will not dismiss murder charges against faith healing parents Herbert and Catherine Schaible. By their own admission, the couple failed to provide medical care for their child, choosing prayer over modern medicine, with tragic...
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    Baptist Christian murder scandal
    Did their Christian faith kill their children? Relying on prayer over medicine, Catherine and Herb Schaible now have lost two sons to untreated illnesses. “If you get sick, Satan is causing it. We believe God can heal anyone,” says...
  • Kara Neumann
    Court upholds conviction of faith healing parents who let their daughter die
    It appears to be a complex issue. Religious freedom is a constitutionally protected right in our country. There are those who do not believe in modern medicine as a religious principle. They believe God will cure their ill family members if they...
  • Praying hands
    Judge releases faith healing mom charged with murder of infant son
    In Philadelphia a faith healing mother charged with the murder of her infant son is out on bail.Catherine Schaible was freed on bail to await trial in the faith healing death of her infant son, Brandon Schaible, on Friday, June 21, by Common Pleas...
  • Faith healing
    Judge refuses to dismiss murder charges against faith healing parents
    A Philadelphia Municipal Court judge refused to dismiss murder charges against faith healing parents Herbert and Catherine Schaible, ruling instead that the case should proceed to trial.On Wednesday, June 12, Philadelphia Municipal Court Judge...