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In the Christian Science Bible Lesson

God is Spirit, and those who worship Him must worship in spirit and truth. — John 4:24 From the New King James Version ® Exploring Bible Verses   from  Section 1 4 | Isaiah 45:18 For thus saith the Lord that created the heavens; God himself that formed the earth and made it; he hath established it, he created it not in vain, he formed it to be inhabited: I am the Lord; and there is none else.

God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him. — I John 4:16 Exploring Bible Verses   from the  Responsive Reading Ezekiel 34:12, 15, 16, 22, 26, 31 As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the day that he is among his sheep that are scattered; so will I seek out my sheep.

The word of the Lord is right; and all his works are done in truth. — Psalms 33:4 Exploring Bible Verses   from the  Responsive Reading John 18:33, 36–38 Then Pilate.

For in him we live, and move, and have our being. — Acts 17:28 Exploring Bible Verses   from the  Responsive Reading Proverbs 8:1 Doth not wisdom cry? and understanding put forth her voice? Abstract concepts were often personified in ancient cultures.

This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.   — John 15:12 Exploring Bible Verses   from the Golden Text II Thessalonians 2:13 God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth.

The ‘unspeakable gift’

The Apostle Peter wasn’t much of an orator. But on the day of Pentecost, he gave an unforgettable sermon to his fellow Christians in Jerusalem.

The power of spiritual dominion

Theories about the universe—when it began, how it will end, and what happens in between—have perplexed individuals since time began. Even time itself is questioned.

Deliverance from trials

This week’s Bible Lesson from the Christian Science Quarterly, titled “God the Preserver of Man,” shows us that the understanding of our relationship to God is a wonderful source of protection and deliverance. In the Responsive Reading, the book of Isaiah declares this promise from God: “When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: when thou walkest through the fire, thou shalt not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee” ( 43:2 ).

Rejoicing in newness of life

This week’s Bible Lesson in the Christian Science Quarterly is teeming with joy, and there’s good reason for that. Its title, “God the Only Cause and Creator,” confirms these reassuring words from Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy: “God, Spirit, alone created all, and called it good” (p.

Serving with love on Thanksgiving

Several countries have a national holiday called “Thanksgiving” in which families, friends, and communities pause to give thanks to God and to share their bounty with those in need.   But “Thanksgiving,” the title of this Bible Lesson, goes beyond those sentiments.