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Harold G. Koenig, Michael E McCullough, and David B. Larson. NYC, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012. (Note: This is the most frequently cited text on the subject of Spirituality and Healing. It is a virtual storehouse of information for anyone interested in the subject. This work reviews the more than 3,000 articles in the medical literature on the subject of spirituality and health.
John Wiley & Sons, 2001. This is an excellent review of the literature showing the role spirituality plays in health and healing. One can only wish for a new Edition that would bring the findings up to date. Recommended as an introduction to the subject.
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Gerald L. Schroeder, PhD.
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Keith Ward. Oxford, England: One World Press, 2004.
Keith Ward. Oxford, England: A Lion Book, Lion Hudson p1c, 2008.
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NPR Series about the Afterlife:
In case you missed it, NPR had a five day series of articles about the afterlife. Here are links to them: