Suicides and suicide ideation in the Bible: an empirical survey.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The aim of this review is to summarize all data on suicidal behaviour reported in the Bible and to discuss basic implications for medical ethical positions. METHOD All books of the Jerusalem Bible, including the apocrypha accepted in the Catholic canon, were searched for all cases of suicide, attempted suicide and suicidal ideation clearly… (More)

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@article{Koch2005SuicidesAS, title={Suicides and suicide ideation in the Bible: an empirical survey.}, author={Horst Josef Koch}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica}, year={2005}, volume={112 3}, pages={167-72} }