[From an editorial in the New York Globe.
As the papers seem full of references to Christian Science, both for and against, it may not be amiss for one to make a contribution whose work for twenty-five years has been along statistical lines in connection with life insurance.
Apropos of the much-discussed Christian Science failure, touching the case of the Kennel lad and the anticipated verdict of the county coroner, I would like to say the whole thing smacks largely of narrowness and persecution.
Whatever they want to say about Mrs.
The large auditorium of Fifth Church of Christ, Scientist, was crowded last evening [June 6] when the Hon.
The author of the Christian Science text-book does not consult nor read letters on disease.
Pleasant View, Concord, N.
It was a warm day, and the mother turkey had piloted her trailing brood such a long way in search of stray wheat-heads and the delectable grasshoppers that the younglings were piping plaintively enough when she finally martialed them in the back door-yard for the last roll-call before taps.
A number of newspapers have published reports of medical experiments recently made by Professor Gates at Washington.
As many Christian Scientists will doubtless visit Boston during Old Home Week.
First Church of Christ, Scientist, finding their present quarters too small, have been compelled to seek a larger and more comfortable place.
"Lo, I am with you alway.
I wish to acknowledge all the good I have received in Christian Science.
After thirteen years' study of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures," I am moved to write what Christian Science has done for me and how it appears to me as a practical religion.
In the spring of 1900 I was given a Christian Science Journal containing a lecture.
I feel it a duty as well as a pleasure to give my testimony, hoping it may cheer some one in a suffering, helpless condition, as I was.
From childhood I was afflicted by several diseases.
I wish to add my testimony to the healing power of Christian Science.
About five years ago I commenced to suffer with a severe complaint, which debilitated me.
From childhood I was afflicted with catarrhal trouble, and when my stomach became affected I was examined and prescribed for by a doctor.
When reading the testimonies in the Sentinel, the thought has come to me that I have been withholding my mite from those whom it might help, as many which I have read have helped me.
As one rescued from hopeless sickness and misery, I wish to tell of my healing through the ministrations of Christian Science.
I was healed through Christian Science in September, 1902, and feel it a pleasure as well as a duty to give this testimony to the benefit I have received, with the hope that it may help some one who is in despair.
In years gone by, while living almost entirely in the material senses, with only occasional glimpses of what God's child should be, I have often wished I could have a large inheritance coming to me from England, where my ancestors lived, and immediately I would plan many things,—always in the material,—all things craved by the physical senses.
Let the dead past its haunting vigil keepO'er earthly hopes long buried in the dust;Yesterday's ghostly shapes but make us weepFor moth and canker-worm and clinging rust.
"Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures," containing many important changes and additions by the author.