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Soon after I commenced the study of Science and Health...
Soon after I commenced the study of Science and Health I was taken with rheumatism so badly that at times I could not walk across the floor without great pain, and at night I could hardly turn over, the pain seemed so intense. My friends urged me to try material remedies, but I decided that Truth should be my physician. My understanding of the Principle of Christian Science was very small, and the disease did not yield readily, but I kept on denying the reality of evil and seeking to learn the perfection of God's children, and to-day I rejoice in being free from that fear which kept me in bondage.
Another proof of divine Love was the healing of a bone felon on my thumb, which was very badly swollen. One night I awoke with a sense of severe pain in my thumb. I at once began to declare the truth but seemed to get no relief, when like an angel's whisper came that beautiful declaration of Paul, "In him we live, and move, and have our being." Then there came such a sense of peace and trust that all fear left me and in a few minutes I fell asleep. When I awoke the next morning, it was to find that all pain had left me. Having had previous experience with a felon, which did not heal for about two months, I was very thankful that in this last case I was able to use my hand in about three weeks.
Not only has Christian Science been a help to me physically, but I have been made better spiritually, in the overcoming, to a great extent, of a very quick temper and also of an indifference for my fellow-beings. I am learning to love, my thought is purer, my aim higher than ever before.
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Christian Science and China
Mary Baker Eddy, Sarah Pike Conger, Iac. J. Lossins
After All, Why Not?
Christian Science and the Higher Criticism
Is not the kingdom of heaven at hand? Is not the kingdom...
Albert E. Milier
with contributions from Thomas H. Ball, Cyrus Happy, C. F. Andrews
A Phase of the Publication Committee's Work
John B. Willis
Letters to our Leader
with contributions from Orissa S. Linnell, Martha B. Sayler, Florence G. Merrow, Amelia Oppenheim
I am very thankful to God for what He has done for me
George J. Hibbard
Words are inadequate to express my gratitude for the...
Clara S. Ackerson
I would like to add my testimony to the harmony that...
Through many years of incessant pain and illness, the cry...
Maude M. von Pustau
Under widely varying conditions, physical as well as...
Richard C. Luders
It is only two years since I came from darkness into the...
Mary B. G. Buster
Nearly twenty years ago I was sent away from my home...
Jennie B. Phillips
It is four years since I sought Christian Science for the...
Gertrude L. Eberhardt
Over nine years ago I turned to Christian Science because...
Hester A. Blackman
About twelve years ago a friend spoke to me of Christian Science,...
Harriet E. Morey
I am grateful for all that Christian Science has done for...
Seven years ago I was a great sufferer, having sciatica,...
Mary E. Reeves
Christian Science came to me in a time of need
Maud Traer with contributions from J. G. Whittier
with contributions from Stephen A. Chase