Essay about God’s Instruments of His Love

2261 Words Oct 30th, 2011 10 Pages
God’s Instruments of His Love

BSN IV-4
Subject: Classic and Greek Philosophers

Philosophy according to the dictionary may be defined as the system of motivating values, concepts or principles of an individual, group or culture. Many philosophies have been formulated. Some may be influenced by another’s philosophy. Some may have their own unique philosophy. But wouldn’t it be great if we would get our philosophy from the Holy Bible, where our loving Creator speaks to us? For He alone can truly guide us in the right path. Hence, if I were to choose a philosophy which I can relate to my present course which is nursing, I would choose what Jesus had said about loving one another.
On the night when Jesus had washed the feet of his
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He told about separating the sheep from the goats, wherein He said to the sheep, “Come, you who are blessed by my Father. Inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world. For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, a stranger and you welcomed me, naked and you clothed me, ill and you cared for me, in prison and you visited me, and to the goats, “Depart from me, you accursed, into eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. For I was hungry and you gave me no food, I was thirsty and you gave me no drink, a stranger and you gave me no welcome, naked and you gave me no clothing, ill and in prison and you did not care for me.” Both ask when they did all those things. He said that, “Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me” and “Amen, I say to you, what you did not do for one of these least ones, you did not do for me.” (cf. Matthew 25:31-46)
According to Virginia Henderson, one of the known nursing theorists, the unique function of the nurse is to assist clients, sick or well, in performing those activities contributing to health, its recovery, or peaceful death—activities that clients would perform unaided if they had the necessary strength, will or knowledge. Also, in according to Martha Rogers who is another nursing theorist, nursing is a humanistic science dedicated to compassionate concern with maintaining and promoting health,

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