50% of American adults rely on prayer for healing! There are probably more people in Australia than we thought, who do so, too. What does this mean for OUR Government as it considers our health needs? Read below what my colleague, Ken Girard has discovered about this phenomenon in the US.
According to an editorial in The Christian Science Monitor (“Does prayer exist, in Washington’s eyes?” June 17, 2011), one-half of American adults rely on prayer for healing. Yes, one-half! That’s significant from any perspective. However the same editorial goes on to state:
Yet the federal government recently decided not to study prayer as an alternative to medicine – as it had done for years.Continue Reading