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Meeting Parkinson's Disease With A Spiritual Response

Tony Lobl

By Tony Lobl

As if depression and addiction weren’t enough, we now learn Robin Williams also faced the daunting diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease.

But the extent of the tragedy may not stop there if speculation by his close friend Rob Schneider proves correct.

“Now that we can talk about it, Robin Williams was on a drug treating the symptoms of Parkinson’s. One of the side effects is suicide!” he wrote.

To read the entire article, click here.

This article was published on The News Hub on August 20, 2014

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The Life of Mary Baker Eddy

Ingrid Peschke

By Ingrid Peschke

During a recent TV interview I was asked, “How do you pray?” “Desire is prayer," I found myself quoting from the book that has largely informed my spiritual discipline as a Christian Scientist, " . . . and no loss can occur from trusting God with our desires, that they may be moulded and exalted before they take form in words and in deeds” (Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p. 1).

To watch the entire interview, click here.

This interview was published on Awake in the Dream, a Cape Cod based station on July 25, 2014