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When only a child I had rebelled against the belief that...
When only a child I had rebelled against the belief that God sent all sorts of affliction and misery on His children, that they might be purified and learn to love Him. To me it seemed a poor way to bring about such a result, and I groped in the darkness of despair until October, 1901, when Christian Science was brought to me. I was then suffering, for the third time, with a serious malady, and the attending physician—one of the best in St. Louis—said I had only one chance in a hundred for recovery. Arrangements were made to remove me to the hospital for an operation. At four o'clock that afternoon a friend, who was Christian Scientist, called to see me as she was returning from church, and as soon as she came in I asked if she could heal me. She said, "God will heal your, if you are ready for it." I expressed my willingness to have all material means—medicine, poultices, etc.—thrown away. With the first treatment I experienced relief, and slept for the first time in over thirty-six hours, and on the following evening, Monday, I was dressed and down to dinner. I was able to be out from that time and have never had even a symptom of the trouble from that day to this, whereas before I had lived in constant dread of it. I have experienced to the fullest extent the healing power of divine Love, for no matter what the seeming conditions have been, they have been met through Christian Science. For all these blessings, and many others too numerous to mention here, I am more than grateful to God, and to our beloved Leader, Mrs. Eddy, for this blessed truth.
M. H. Willis, Jefferson City, Mo.
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An Appreciative Letter
Arthur P. DeCamp
What is Truth?
Prof. Joel Rufus Mosley.
EVELYN SYLVESTER KNOWLES.
The Thrall of Deception
REV. GUSTAVE HAAS.
From Mrs. Eddy's Friends
Rachel F. Marshall
Our critic admits the truth of the proposition that darkness...
Alfred Farlow with contributions from C. Herbert Pierson
with contributions from William B. Johnson
M. BETTIE BELL.
MRS. EDDY TAKES NO PATIENTS
The True Basis of Health
John B. Willis
The Divine Fatherhood
Annie M. Knott
Letters to Our Leader
with contributions from Ida Tigner Hodnett, Carl Bredell, Hattie Stickney Gale, F. Alex Barton, Eugene H. Greene, Ernest C. Moses
For several months prior to June, 1904, my eyes had been...
Douglas C. Ridgley with contributions from Belle A. Armstrong
When I first became interested in Christian Science I was...
Kenneth B. Elliman
Through the understanding that God is All in all I have...
Lillian J. Carrano
In February, 1905, my wife, in avoiding a street car...
H. Ruthven McDonald
I cannot withhold any longer my testimony of what...
When I first heard of Christian Science I had for years...
N. M. Crawford
I came to Christian Science nearly two years ago, seeking...
Pass it On
MRS. H. RUTHVEN MC DONALD.
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