Pastoral Psychology

, Volume 59, Issue 3, pp 347–353 | Cite as

Mourning Religion? Celebrating Transformation! From Loss to Gain, from Depression to Melancholia

  • Jacob A. Belzen


The article raises some questions about issues in the recently published volume Mourning religion, edited by Parsons et al. (2008).


Religion Transformation Psychoanalysis Melancholia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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