It has been said that “the truth will set you free.” But what is truth? Is it factual information? Is it a superior philosophy? Is it the wisdom of the ages? In the following video, you will see that the truth is a relationship…one that cannot be replaced by any other. It is a relationship that will fill you with the wisdom of the ages; endow you with the richest of philosophies; and provide you with more than you could ever think or ask. For a short and simple explanation of what this means click on the inspirational story of Garvan Byrne.
A Psychiatrist’s Perspective on Head Transplantation Surgery: Who will the the Post-operative Patient be? Within the coming months, a team of doctors will attempt the first-ever human head transplant (more aptly called a body transpant). In the operation, the fresh body of a deceased man will be surgically attached to the head of a man whose body is wasting away from a physically debilitating incurable disease. Despite the well-known difficulties with reattaching the spinal cord, the team believes that recent advances in medical technology could allow the operation to be successful. While we pray for the success of this unprecedented procedure, the mere idea of a body transplant raises the question of who the post-operative patient will be. Will it be the person who has the head? will it be the person who had the body? or will it be a combination of the two? The answer is that it will be the person who is alive and receiving the transplant. Although this may seem intuitively obvious to some, it deserves some explanation. A human being is more than a sack of chemical reactions and neurological reflexes; a person is a living being who is clothed with the flesh. The […]