Are you sure?
This bookmark will be removed from all folders and any saved notes will be permanently removed.
From Our Exchanges
[Rev. A. Z. Conrad, Ph.D., D.D., in The Advance.]
We are wont to say, "He who lives well dies well," but we had better say, "He who has learned the secret of living has learned the secret of avoiding dying," for to live well is never to die at all. A personality that antagonizes all forms of evil and attracts all forms of good is made possible only through obedience to the will of God, and the incoming of His life gives life and peace. There is a constitutional attraction or repulsion in almost everything. It is peculiarly true in personality. That personality which becomes so imbued with the spirit of Jesus that in itself and without effort it repels evil, has gone far toward discovering the secret of joy and peace and blessing.
Life's largest secret is how to live divinely. Its quest for happiness is a legitimate quest. It is not so far to seek. A definite and unfailing alliance with the "Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning," guarantees a permanency of blessing. "Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people." "Seek the Lord, and ye shall live," has been written in letters of blood over the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, and today it needs to be flashed into the very heavens, that all the world may see and turn aside from their pride, their vanity, their presumption, their hate, and with inspired devotion place larger faith in the keeping care of the Father, whose "tender mercies are over all his works."
Enjoy 1 free Sentinel article or audio program each month, including content from 1898 to today.
"The sustaining infinite"
IRVING C. TOMLINSON, M.A.
"Loose him, and let him go"
FRANK B. HOMANS
CORNELIA BATEMAN FARADAY
WILLIAM A. HUNTER
"I will lift up mine eyes"
RHETA L. TODD
A clipping containing a question asked by a correspondent,...
Judge Clifford P. Smith
There may have been a time when some people accepted...
Robert S. Ross
Christian Science is not the invention of any person; the...
Separate and Distinct
Annie M. Knott
Law and Life
John B. Willis
with contributions from A. J. Gillis, Henry M. Brown, Marshall W. Downing, Henry Deutsch, H. L. Frost, Harold E. Saunders, Mrs. John P. Wilson
In August, 1913, I suddenly became so ill that I had to...
Lina Römer with contributions from Jennie E. Thoma
In October, 1913, a distressing condition of inflammation...
Charles W. Robinson
Ten years ago I was led to investigate Christian Science...
Benjamin L. Blair with contributions from Hattle Blair
Day by Day
MYRA FAY GRANT
From Our Exchanges
with contributions from A. Z. Conrad, Philip Wendell Crannell, Leon A. Harvey