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How God Changes Your Brain (Digital Audiobook)

Breakthrough Findings from a Leading Neuroscientist

By MD Andrew Newberg, Mark Robert Waldman, James C. Lewis (Narrator)

Publication Date: July 15, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/23/2010)
MP3 CD (7/16/2014)
Compact Disc (7/16/2014)
MP3 CD (7/16/2014)
Compact Disc (7/16/2014)
Hardcover (3/24/2009)
Paperback (7/1/2010)
Compact Disc (7/16/2014)
Compact Disc (7/16/2014)

Description

God is great—for your mental, physical, and spiritual health. Based on new evidence culled from brain-scan studies and a wide-reaching survey of people's religious and spiritual experiences, neuroscientist Andrew Newberg, MD, and therapist Mark Robert Waldman offer the following breakthrough discoveries:
  • Not only do prayer and spiritual practice reduce stress, but just twelve minutes of meditation per day may slow down the aging process.

  • Contemplating a loving God rather than a punitive God reduces anxiety and depression and increases feelings of security, compassion, and love.

  • Intense prayer and meditation permanently change numerous structures and functions in the brain, altering your values and the way you perceive reality.

Both a revelatory work of modern science and a practical guide for listeners to enhance their physical and emotional health, How God Changes Your Brain is a first-of-a-kind book about faith that is as credible as it is inspiring.


About the Author

James C. Lewis, an AudioFile Earphones Award winner, is a voice actor in New York City and can also be seen in television commercials. His voice is often heard as a hard-boiled detective, but his work for Tantor covers a wide range. Earlier in his career, he was a TV weatherman and a political reporter. James is originally from Oklahoma.