Chief Forester Gifford Pinchot, recently addressing the International Typographical Union Convention, warned his hearers that the future of the United States depends upon the conservation of its resources.
The promises of the Bible take to themselves new meaning and new certainty, in the light of Christian Science, because Science brings the declaration and demonstration that all God's work is done according to law, and that the unfailing good which flows from the divine source does not come as the manifestation of personal favor, but of changeless divine Principle.
Young students of Christian Science frequently question how it is that after coming into Science easily, and apparently making splendid headway, they once more find themselves confronted with the same problem which had troubled them before meeting with Science.
In a recent issue you published a despatch from Baltimore containing the statement that two medical students of that city have announced the fact that they "are perfectly willing, in order to demonstrate the fallacy of the doctrines of Christian Scientists, to allow themselves to be inoculated with a pure tested culture of streptococcus pyogenes, provided any two followers of the faith do the same.
Our readers are again warned against the circulation of manuscripts which purport to be extracts from letters written by our Leader to her students; alleged shorthand reports of instructions given by certain teachers to their pupils, and other papers of equally doubtful authenticity which are being passed from hand to hand.
In reading the Psalms, and especially those portions which were more frequently used in the temple service, one is impressed with the earnestness with which the Christian believer is enjoined to maintain a spirit of gratitude and rejoicing.
I had been healed of mental trouble, and numerous physical ailments had disappeared at the same time, still I found myself wondering if I could trust myself fully to Christian Science in times of intense suffering.