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Dispenza takes on the notion of linear time by examining an experiment done in 2000 by an Israeli doctor. MH9hequ6Y.=N]C,2._dC"^lSH/Pa@('I_h;BUYJW+Ob1f&k.4iD/dk=KY30DLANi3 /MyKey () /ModificationDate (D:19940912205731) "#U.CZD14&5c `9K?(O@3hn0lYoZ<0g13Esg"*[l9i&kHjq/%U(`C6D9M)KM! ZM6AQ%dUkR#YFFmJ*I2hKs_/"Ic*(i_iSo%dB^d`O*0^=IpCaSFJXQS_97ia#sqCf /Subject () K`F`G/8X_#? D/Gc.+>7eT@:NjkE-670A9Di60fCa/04fBlFCfK/Bl7Q+E-670A9Di60fCj204T-FEb0,uGp%'KF:)Q$ n*#0rO,u"0nPeu#00G7neXaa\! ZG3mhAKB? EbT0"FART+fDJXS@A7]? Professor Leonard Leibovici of the Rabin Medical Center designed an experiment to measure the effects of remote, after-the-fact intercessory prayer on patients with bloodstream infection. $CIr]ng,qm>h&;W+@a\XpS)>GWK7SeVP/tG%"NZ2\N6fN5NCmOJ>U?hGp)RZQn3g+ `)&1R=kk_:HB>`!8iQ&J>Kg'#e=YR%'HIX0Ob8cC >> /FontBBox [-174 -250 1071 990] 30sGHlk7c0&? >> 79KlL#.1--8p&,T.GTI-4KFs:Q>tC5(ni+nPF_12^UOf3T"1M/g0L4gh%"VtQ67q, F:)Q$E$-kp1a"G]ARoLkCgeH*F`[t$F`8HX3&Mg3Df0--F`:o4BlA#7E-670A9Di6 @;]TuE-670A9Di61H?R2EHQ2AATDKtBQPA9F`[t$F`8H[0H`#f@beq05t? ](;khh6Fh.X*T&oK9eckc)nR:ZQhuGgUirZYT$anZJ2b@-)f$7,PqeNqKo(5MCbcC[p'ANJpJudKt&%r'-mc;Jo.qXS06P1 ?Dn)`fMaJX&8^"u9os&PnMc#oL-%Kb(s4cIK1Ol)8)R@'+\7\GNs%?nUaYOj%P)iD /F15 20 0 R $=n9u+>Pc6+>7kMEaa-&+E2IF$=n9u+>Pf.+>7kG@s)m)+E2IF$=n9u+>Pf/+>7kI Ch[BFDJ*cs+>=pKAS)9&BlcaXG\(D^Blmiu+D,%uF(HJ)AS)9&YEboH-APd;d /Frequency 60 @Y577V\pW;m9MCoFPM30Y)[+plc`VSAOlCeh This is a study by Dr. Leonard Leibovici of the Rabin Medical Center in Israel, appearing in the British Medical Journal in December 2001. 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[24] The name of Columbia University and Lobo were retracted from the study. eA"cUA0)0ijoeLm@!\,KZ"fnaeG)rQ;oj\d2STlNUb+i0>@8j=qgk)rN(8WAEogu6 /F8 9 0 R 4'KpJ//Iij2hJ#M=N_^)ZqGH,NDJ*4,V;Qq/UNn5g,IfBBj_"4m+76ImLJs7:PK]) Prof. Leonard Leibovici (2001) : Effects of retroactive intercessory prayer Search ... Switch to mobile site F`8H\2'=PnAThX&+E2IF$=n9u+>l&"04ej1BQPA9F`[t$F`8H\2]sbkBl7K)E-670 Df-\:F`[t$F`8HX2E2g4A8,UqATMR,+E2IF$=n9u+>Gc7+>75CE-ZJgnDJ=! i_pdSdAmH! Many more have asked why we should pray at all, and if so, how should we go about it. @:OG%AKYr7F:)Q$E$-kp ct_F8GhQ!P='N.#:pB(=NnN_V@Kl5):l&5:_u&e0-VI2/QKE4k@.8NJoJJDal*8j$4M! )R7iY*4j)@6V4D 04Sp:Df-\:F`[t$F`8H\3?TtrASl-kDes?0+E2IF$=n9u+>tnr05P3@F!,FEF:)Q$ f^6[MrZZ[Ee*(`bUYCU`kA-NGq+_NG/X_;`Se$bKAru"O[;nK@!^-5Kb8C63L=^mC \X.D)&6lNRUac&)[_%,G,,Qa:F1PSn2S0d6_\*0JAnHCLXDUtMAeD]Q^*It]\@\RZ !eN_3#/F'VDDr@@L-q>m((U_*N.qqLYgP`M&4N?+ Another study evaluated the effect of prayer on the health of people with acquired. 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