Small Sacrifices

Season 7, Episode 8 -  Air Date: 11/22/2010
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From FOX: Science and faith are called into question when a patient is admitted to the hospital following his reenactment of the Crucifixion. The patient, Ramon Silva, refuses to undergo the prescribed treatment, and the team learns that after his daughter‘s cancer was cured, he pledged an oath of self-sacrifice to God.

‘House‘ Fan Columnist: True Lies

This week‘s House covers familiar territory, but in the best way possible. We‘ve seen House renounce faith many times in episodes like  "Damned if You Do," "House vs. God" and "Unfaithful," (which was also written by Hoselton) but this time things are different. All those episodes were written when House was unhappy. This season, House is actually in a good mood. Could House‘s new lease on life change his stubborn principles? This week we get a window into how his perspective on faith and truth have been shaped by his current relationship. As an added bonus, we get two other relationships to compare and contrast in this season‘s strongest episode, "Small Sacrifices." 
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