International Order of St. Luke the Physician
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The International Order of Saint Luke is an inter-denominational religious order dedicated to the Christian healing ministry, begun in 1932 as the Fellowship of St. Luke , founded by John Gayner Banks, an Episcopal priest.
The Order is ecumenical, with members belonging to a variety of Christian denominations.
Members engage in healing prayer with those who are physically ill, emotionally troubled or in other distress, often with the laying on of hands. Members may be clergy or lay people, Ministry by members of the Order is seen and experienced as an extension, but not a replacement for other parts of Christian religious observance and practice. Chapters, or groups of members of the Order, meet together regularly to study Scripture and engage in prayer.
- The International Order of Saint Luke the Physician
- The Order of St. Luke the Physician in Australia
- Order of St. Luke the Physician in New Zealand
- The Order of St. Luke the Physician in UK
- List of countries with chapters of the OSL
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