AFTER the usual opening exercises the First Reader said in substance: "The enquiry frequently comes to us, that it Christian Science is the Christianity taught and followed by Jesus and the disciples, why is it so persecuted?
WE stand expectant at the portal Of the new century's dawning day; We catch the sounds of strains immortal As mists and darkness melt away; And as we gaze, the view resplendent Grows brighter as the day comes on, Till scenes and sounds become transcendent, Which were but faint at early dawn.
No one can attend the Sunday and Wednesday services of the Christian Scientists very long, before he learns that not only are functional and organic disorders met and mastered by Christian Science, and that ills which have long been assailed in vain by medical practitioners are removed, but that it supplies man's every want in every line.
WHEN taking the first steps in Christian Science, we find many errors to overcome, which formerly seemed to be real, stubborn facts; but looking through the clear lens to Truth, their nothingness is seen.
I have expressed my gratitude many times at our Wednesday meetings, and there is scarcely a day passes that I do not tell some stranger of the great benefits I have received from Christian Science, having been healed through the reading of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.