Farewell, old year, farewell!Go on thy way, and tellTo high and low,With rhythmic flow,That all is well.
The Leader of the Christian Science movement has declared in "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures".
Christian Science teaches the science of right doing, and while it privides a way in which disease and suffering can be alleviated without recourse to hospitals and asylums, Christian Scientists recognize the present necessity for these institutions and, in many instances, are to be found among those who contribute to their support.
On Wednesday evening, November 25, 1903, over two hundred and fifty persons assembled in the weekly experience meeting, in the auditorium of First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Columbus, O.
The author of the Christian Science text-book takes no patients, does not consult on disease, nor read letters referring to these subjects.
We have before us a clipping from a newspaper published in one of the cities of the Middle West which reports the action taken at a recent regular monthly meeting of the local Ministerial Association.
Chief among the religious problems which have given rise to almost endless questionings is one the thought of which has made many a heedless sinner pause, and, in some instances, threatened to turn remorse for sin into despair.
A well-known judge has recently said, "I do not believe in putting people to death for any crime.
The interior of the new Christian Science Church has been closed in so that work may continue there through the winter.
I send this testimony in token of my gratitude.
It is now over six years since I first heard of Christian Science.
I came into Christian Science about thirteen years ago, through the healing of my son, who was then twelve years of age.
"So shall the spiritual idea guide all right desires in their passage from sense to Soul".
"And the eyes of them that see shall not be dim.
A little over two years ago Christian Science found me despondent, melancholy, and very unhappy, as I had been suffering with catarrh of the stomach for six years.
In August, 1893, I first heard of Christian Science, bought Science and Health, and began to study.
With great love and gratitude I testify to my wonderful healing, through the teachings of Christian Science.
With gratitude and thanks to my Father who is in heaven, and with my heart full of love for our Leader, I am ready to acknowledge the abundance of benefits received from reading Science and Health, and also the help received from kind practitioners.
For some time I have desired sending to our Publishing Society a testimony of the great benefits received through Christian Science, but not till the October Journal came was I awakened to the opportunity of doing so at once.
I cannot express the gratitude I feel for what Christian Science has done for me.
I realize that long before this I should have given my testimony, telling of the wonderful help our family have received since coming into Christian Science.
I wish to express my heartfelt gratitude for the help I always get from our publications.
I am a little girl nine years old and I would like to tell of a demonstration.
For a long time I have been wanting to send something to either the Journal or Sentinel.
It is nearly four years since I came into the understanding of the Christ-truth.
It is with joy that I can say Christian Science has healed me and taught me to know God and the truth.
Our two little bairnies, who have been with us, the one five, the other nearly seven years, slept together last night, and I was aroused during the night to find the elder screaming, frightened by a terrible dream or nightmare, which must have seemed very real to her.
"The natural man receiveth not the things of the Spirit of God:.