Psychiatry and Catholicism by James Herman Van der Veldt

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  • Pastoral psychology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Christian ethics -- Catholic authors

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Statement[by] James H. Van der Veldt [and] Robert P. Odenwald.
ContributionsOdenwald, Robert P., 1899- joint author.
LC ClassificationsBX1759 .V3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 433 p.
Number of Pages433
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6094874M
LC Control Number51012652

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With a preface by Washington's Archbishop Patrick A. O'Boyle, their book is. The psychiatrist who is zealous for the Catholic Faith, obedient to the Church's Magisterium and earnest in the support of traditional family values sees in bold relief the reciprocal relationship and the common relevance of Roman Catholicism, the family and the medical science of psychiatry.

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Stern, a practising psychiatrist, created a furor in with his bestselling Pillar of Fire about a Jew's conversion to Catholicism. His current book which attempts to reconcile Catholicism and psychiatry is likely to produce its storms in both the medical and religious worlds. Stern is right in the middle, and is trying to sell Catholic Christianity to the psychiatrists, and.

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