Being a non-believer myself, I am still able to give thanks in one religious context. That would be giving thanks to my parents for not subscribing to the religious beliefs of this child’s family.
Hauser, whose son was diagnosed in January with Hodgkin’s lymphoma, said conventional treatments such as chemotherapy conflict with the family’s religious beliefs. She said they prefer natural remedies such as herbs and vitamins.
Asked where she learned about the alternative healing techniques, Hauser said, “on the Internet.”
Muslim extremists are not the only ones committing suicide in the name of their god.