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Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Studies On Non-Placebo Prayer.
‘Dr [Randolf] Byrd
divided 393 heart patients into two groups. One was prayed for by Christians;
the other did not receive prayers from study participants. Patients didn’t know
which group they belonged to. The members of the group that was prayed for
experienced fewer complications, fewer cases of pneumonia, fewer cardiac
arrests, less congestive heart failure and needed fewer
Dr Dale Matthews
documents how volunteers prayed for selected patients with rheumatoid arthritis:
‘To avoid a possible placebo effect from knowing they were being prayed for, the
patients were not told which ones were subjects of the test. The recovery rate
among those prayed for was measurably higher than among a control group, for
which prayers were not offered.’