Health issues far more serious than anything else, and not even because of the choice of treatment depends on how we live the rest of our lives on earth. Popular saying “healthy body, healthy mind” should be read somewhat differently: “Where the spirit is, there is a healthy body.” Because the Apostle John was given this great meaning: “Beloved! I pray that you prosper and be in health all, just as your soul prospers” (3 John 2).
Modern “alternative” medicine offers many methods of treatment. Are they acceptable and safe spiritually? To answer this question, it is necessary to choose a benchmark that guarantees these spiritual principles, which are creative, perfectly moral and healthy people. Refer to the Bible is an ancient book, the teachings of which are time-tested and formed the basis for three major world religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam – and “test” are popular today methods of healing.
What are the main provisions of the Bible concerning man and his physical and spiritual health?
1. God is the only Creator and life-giver; He alone supports life in all creation;only his power and His energy are life-giving influence. “All things were made through Him, and without Him was not anything made that was made. In Him was life, and the life was the light of men” (John 1:3, 4). Continue reading