|LIFE FORCE |
"No, I have absolutely no idea what water is,"
said the fish. "Why do you ask?"
(Eleanor Barrow cartoon in
Quantum Touch by Richard Gordon)
This cartoon makes me laugh because I used to be like that fish. I had no idea that we live in an "ocean" of universal life force energy . That fish represents an over-whelming number of people. If we asked the average Christian if they believed in Chi life force energy they would likely answer "no." That is sad and ironic because Christians & Latter-day Saints use several different terms for "life force energy" -- they just haven't realized it yet! Scriptures use a completely different set of vocabulary to describe the same 'foreign'terms that holistic health practitioners use!
She explained that these treatments involved re-patterning the light around a person, which I later found out was called life-force energy. I read dozens of books about this novel avenue of help as fast as I could. One medical doctor wrote, "healing involved a strengthening of the underlying integrity of an individual's human energies and their re-patterning in a healthier way" (Susan Wagner, M.D., A Doctor's Guide to Therapeutic Touch, 29). We found by experience that techniques which cleared and balanced the subtle energy/unseen light enveloping the body were incredibly helpful for my daughter with