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President Roosevelt has chosen Charlemagne Tower, ambassador to Russia, to succeed Mr.
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The Bible and Medicine

Since Christian Science advocates total abstinence from material remedies and implicit reliance upon Spirit as the proper means of healing the sick, Bible students naturally ask: Is the practice of discarding the use of medicine justified from a Scriptural standpoint?
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Coal Mines and Mining

Three ink blots on the eastern end of the map of Pennsylvania, between the Delaware and the Susquehanna Rivers, represent all the anthracite coal in the United States.
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The Sun's Heat

As the sun moves southward, and the shortening days bring the coolness of autumn, it seems appropriate to inquire: What is the nature of this immense supply of heat?
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In the older style of lamp the arc is formed between carbon points to which the air has free access.
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To the Editor.
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It seems obvious that Jesus introduced a new divine order that he intended should be perpetual.
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The Lectures

At Third Church of Christ, Scientist, Washington Boulevard and Leavitt Street, last night [September 16] Judge Septimus J.
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Lots of time for lots of things...

Lots of time for lots of things,Though it's said that time has wings.
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Announcements

Applications for membership with the Mother Church to be acted upon November, 1902, must be in the hands of the Clerk on or before October 18, 1902.
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The author of the Christian Science text-book takes no patients, does not consult on disease, nor read letters referring to these subjects.
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Question Answered

To the general query, What do you think of Mrs.
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Capitalization

A correct use of capital letters in composition caps the climax of the old "new tongue.
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No Compromise

One of the most subtle temptations, to which we are subjected, is that of trying to make Christian Science easy for our friends, so that it will not grate harshly upon their preconceived notions of God and the universe, nor upon their views regarding socia, economic, and religious problems that have taxed the world for ages.
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There is much being said, pro and con, respecting the alleged decline of institutional religion, and it is certainly true that there are many features of present-day thought which must inevitably beget solicitude upon the part of those who, in any sence, identify Christianity with institutionalism.
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The Bible student to whom the Scriptures have been opened by its Key, Science and Health, finds sacred history to be not a collection of biographical abstractions, not a compilation of mere personal experience.
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Human sense is much more successful in self-analysis than in self-correction, and a careful and correct diagnosis of disease is often made when there is a most pitiful and discouraging absence of any suggestion respecting an adequate and available remedy.
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The Builders

I dwell near a murmur of leaves,And my labor is sweeter than rest;For over my head in the shade of the eavesA throstle is building his nest.
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Recently while on duty in the reading room, I was asked by a young man, what book would give him the most information about Christian Science.
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A Tribute

Recently it was my privilege to listen to a lecture on Christian Science.
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The Indwelling Word

Many times I have felt the desire to express gratitude for our Hymnal.
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It is with loving thankfulness that I also would join "the ever-increasing throng of grateful ones" and express my appreciation for the comfort and good cheer that have come to us through the many channels of divine Love, meeting our every need.
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After beginning my acquaintance with Christian Science as the exposition and realization of the law of Love, I was for some time in doubt as to the meaning of such passages as we find in Psalm 23:4, 5, and in Isaiah, 41:11.
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A Little Lesson

Last evening as I sat on our front porch, my little boy of eight, was playing in front of the house placing stones to form a dam for the water which was flowing down the street just after a shower.
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If a patient or student in Christian Science would think of himself and his healer or teacher as being the only occupants of a boat upon a storm-tossed sea, and then ask himself, "Shall I bend my energies and lend my strength to the oars, and assist the strong, experienced sailor to bring the frail craft out of danger, and into a harbor of safety?
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When I was a child I was taught that God is the loving and ever-present Spirit and I believed Him to be especially fond of good children.
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Among the Churches

The workers in the Field will be pleased, and rejoice with us to know that another victory has been won and the standard of Christian Science in this place raised higher than ever before, and that unity now prevails.
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Enough to Know

I Rest content, whate'er betide,For love and peace with me abide;I care not how my footsteps go;God guides! This is enough to know.
Testimony of Healing
The Wednesday evening meetings of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Closse Street, differ from those of other evangelical churches, in this : that in the Christian Science Churches, many testimonies are given of physical healing as the direct result of the spiritual uplifting which comes through the understanding of God in Christian Science.
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Before I began reading Science and Health I was in great...

Before I began reading Science and Health I was in great spiritual darkness and utter despair.
Testimony of Healing
"Methinks, were they to contemplate the universal charge wherewith divine Love has entrusted us, in behalf of a suffering race, they would contribute oftener to the pages of this swift vehicle of Scientific thought; for it reaches a vast number of earnest readers, and seekers after Truth".
Testimony of Healing
My attention was first called to Christian Science through the healing of my sister, who had been an invalid for years.
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Christian Science has brought so much peace to me, and has done so much for me that I find it difficult to express my gratitude in words.
Testimony of Healing
To those who have never suffered from the fear of storms and atmospheric conditions, it may seem strange that any one could be under such bondage as I seemed to be in my early experience prior to my acquaintance with Christian Science.
Testimony of Healing
Some eleven years ago I become interested in Christian Science through a sister who is a Scientist.
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I have been waiting patiently for the right time to come that we may add our testimony of healing through Christian Science.
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Every week I am so helped by some article or word in...

Every week I am so helped by some article or word in our publications, that I want to send my acknowledgment of what Christian Science has done and is doing for me.
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Christian Science: The Religion of Jesus Christ.

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