In the fifth chapter of Matthew, which gives a portion of the Sermon on the Mount, the last verse reads: "Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect. " Another rendering of the word here translated "perfect," is "sincere," and sincerity is one of the fundamental requirements of Christian Science.
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