The Interstate Commerce Commission has been asked by Secretary Cortelyou for a list of such railroad stocks and bonds as could be used by currency associations under the Aldrich law as security for circulation.
Lately, when listening to lovers of art discussing the relative values of certain paintings representing tired humanity, the thought came to me that if this same appreciation could be demonstrated in meeting the human and spiritual needs of those living subjects, there need be no heavy hearts and tired faces.
In all the comfort and encouragement which we get from the study of the Gospels nothing perhaps brings to us a greater sense of buoyant hope than does the story of the miraculous draught of fishes recorded by St.
History would seem to record, with credit to all, that the broad-minded men of all ages were keenly alive to the humorous, but there is no evidence in the Apocalypse that there will be any joking in heaven.
In an article on "Religious Work in Canal Zone," the Canal Record, the official paper, says: "The Christian Science Church was organized on the Isthmus in January, 1906, and services are held in the Commission Chapel in Gorgona every Sunday morning at 8.
Refinement of experience is always preceded by purification of thought, the ennoblement of our living by the exaltation of our concepts, and it is this that gives such dynamic significance to the ideal.
The sentence imposed upon Adam—"In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground"—is usually remembered with a bitter sense of resentment on the part of those who believe that they must suffer endless pains and penalties because of the mistake made by their remote ancestor, but Paul gives a happier turn to thought when he says, "As in Adam all die; even so in Christ shall all be made alive.
I did not come to Christian Science for the physical healing, although I was anything but a strong woman at the time; it was from mental unrest—a feeling of stagnation—an intense longing to know more of God.
It is with the deepest gratitude to God, and to our dear Leader in this great and wonderful truth, that I express my thanks for what Christian Science has done and is doing for me, and for others through my understanding of it.