New mercies, new blessings, new light on thy way;New courage, new hope, and new strength for each day;New notes of thanksgiving, new chords of delight,New praise in the morning, new songs in the night;New wine in thy chalice, new altars to raise;New fruits for thy Master, new garments of praise;New gifts from his treasures, new smiles from his face;New streams from the fountain of infinite grace;New stars for thy crown, and new tokens of love;New gleams of the glory that waits thee above;New light of his countenance full and unpriced;All this be the joy of thy new life in Christ.
The lecture given by a clergyman and reported in your paper has a reference to the teaching of Christian Science with respect to evil, which I think would be interesting to examine.
Christian Science, instead of being a fallacy, as a reverend gentleman has claimed, is truly Christian and is based absolutely on the teachings and demonstrations of Christ Jesus.
In the Bloemendaalsche Weekblad of recent date I read the article by "T.
An article in a popular magazine calls attention to the asserted growth in America of what the author terms mysticism.
Under the caption, "Many Attend Revivals," in a recent issue, I find an extract from a sermon by the evangelist which gives an erroneous idea as to the teachings of Christian Science concerning the question of sin.
Recent issuse of your paper have contained accounts of a company of hypnotists who have been giving a show in your city, from which accounts it would appear that some of their actions have aroused a great deal of indignation among your citizens.
Referring to the work of the Salvation Army in a book review on Dec.
In the Wednesday evening meetings and in the testimonies published in our periodicals, frequent mention is made of the reading-rooms which are open to the public in all the cities and towns where branch churches are located, and in many others where as yet the progress of the Christian Science movement has only justified the formation of a small society.
That the question of forgiveness is a vital doctrine of Christianity, no student of the New Testament can deny.
All science is exacting, and in this sense intolerant.
The next admission of candidates will be May 30, 1913.
For some time I have thought that I should write and testify to the benefits received from the study of Christian Science.
In 1906 I turned to Christian Science, after having been helped several times in the preceding twelve years; but each time I had turned away from Truth and gone deeper into the mire of dissipation, proving the significance of what Jesus said to the impotent man: "Sin no more, lest a worse thing come unto thee.
When a little child, I remember that my father read of a woman who could heal as Christ Jesus did, and in the conversation about it I asked why we could not be healed in that way now.
"Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing: thou hast put off my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness.
About two years ago I made up my mind to find out what Christian Science teaches.
I am so thankful for what Christian Science has done for me that I feel it my duty to write this testimony.
It is with the greatest pleasure and deepest gratitude that I here witness to the wonderful healing power of Christian Science.
It is with a feeling of deep gratitude that I give this testimony, which proves the allness of God's power to heal.
It is now four years since I first became interested in Christian Science, and during that time I have benefited in many ways from the understanding I have gained from Mrs.
I was very much in need of help when Christian Science found me in December, 1910.
I give this testimony with a heart filled with gratitude to God for the blessings which Christian Science has brought to me.
I wish to express my gratitude for the benefits derived from Christian Science.
The Christian Science Text-Book, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.