IBDA` : Jurnal Kajian Islam dan Budaya
Vol 16 No 2 (2018): IBDA': Jurnal Kajian Islam dan Budaya

Literature Review of Spiritual Care in Islamic Cultural Perspective

Kurniawati, Henie (Unknown)
Retnowati, Sofia (Unknown)
Riyono, Bagus (Unknown)
Widyawati, Widyawati (Unknown)

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Publish Date
27 Dec 2018


This article aims to literature review regarding spiritual care in Islamic culture perspective. Systematic review is done to support knowledge regarding spiritual care. Literature studies from 2007 to 2017 are identified narratively and reviewed critically in Islamic cultural perspectives. The method for literature analysis is using eight steps from Walker and Avant. The findings of this review stated that spiritual care is a dynamic activity to integrate physical, psychological, social, and spiritual aspects. Spiritual care takes the form of spiritual service that is done dynamically and integratively based on divine and human values especially Islamic cultural values. The main services include caring for the sick, identifying spiritual needs, and increasing spiritual well-being. The implications of the findings are to help building policies in nursing and to help nurses in developing positive attitude in applying spiritual care. The conclusion of this literature review produces a comprehensive definition regarding spiritual care and supports spiritual care competency in health in Islamic cultural perspective.

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Religion Arts Humanities


The journal publishes review, paper, and research which on Islamic culture coverage such as; a) belief system in Islam, b) ideas of Muslim scholars, c) ritual system in Islam, d) institution, e) tradition or custom in Islamic society, and f) literature and Islamic ...