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Different Christian Views about Mental Health and the Bible

Different Christian Views about Mental Health and the Bible

Significant numbers of people will struggle with mental health problems in their lifetime. Mental Health America estimates that "46% of Americans will meet the criteria for a diagnosable mental health condition sometime in their life" and this includes both Christians...

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The Silent Stigma of Mental Illness in the Church

The Silent Stigma of Mental Illness in the Church

Excerpt from a Sojourners' article about the stigma of mental health by Robyn Henderson-Espinoza— Christianity has a bad habit of diminishing the body in favor of elevating the mind. For Plato and Descartes, two philosophers who have heavily influenced the Western...

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