Chapter 3. Faith and the Donkey Stone – The Death of Credibility

  1. Stephen G. Wright FRCN MBE

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777923.ch3

Reflections on Spirituality and Health

Reflections on Spirituality and Health

How to Cite

Wright, S. G. (2005) Faith and the Donkey Stone – The Death of Credibility, in Reflections on Spirituality and Health, Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777923.ch3

Author Information

  1. St Martin's College, Carlisle Sacred Space Foundation

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564689

Online ISBN: 9780470777923

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Keywords:

  • credibility;
  • worship;
  • altar of cleanliness;
  • myth;
  • humbug

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A Worship at the Altar of Cleanliness

  • The Tide of Disbelief

  • Erosion of the System

  • The Complementary Approach

  • A Place for Myth and Ritual

  • Christmas? Humbug!