"Whatever you did for one of the least of these, you did for me." Early Christians took these words of Jesus to heart as they served the sick.

Early Christians followed the words of the Great Shepherd in their care for the sick and hurting.  Read about Monks, Nuns and Laypeople whose sacrifices and compassion paved the way for the modern hospital. 

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  • Basils House of Healing
  • From Poorhouse to Hospital
  • The Fighting Monks that saved a Hospital
  • The Charitable Revolution

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