Christian Science, rightly understood and lived, lifts thought above the testimony of the physical senses, thus enabling one to recognize the fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and "on earth peace, good will toward men," through unity in faith.
In the ninety-first psalm we find the basic law upon which the demonstrations of Christian Science are founded.
When a minister preaches the gospel in which he believes, he is likely to know what he is talking about, and he may have something to say that is worth hearing; but when a preacher undertakes to expound and criticize the religious views of other people, he is liable to betray his unfitness for such a task and to illustrate the dangers of unrighteous judgment.
Quoting a writer in another paper of your city recently, it was stated that among the Yakima Indians the practice of attempting to cure ailments by commanding the victim to make peace offerings of horses, cattle, or sheep still continues, and that this process of healing is, in part, an Indian form of Christian Science, "twisted and distorted.
If there is one thing throughout the writings of Mrs.
In a sentence in the course of a lengthy letter which has just appeared in the Independent under the heading "Spiritualism," your correspondent instanced Christian Science as a system of religion which "repudiates the cross of Christ.
It is true that healing through the reading of Christian Science literature is of frequent occurrence.
An evangelist is quoted as stating of Christian Science that it is evil, not according to Scripture, and inspired, he believed, by the devil.
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We can never afford to lose sight of the goal, which is spiritual perfection, and which we can never reach until we are willing to take all the steps demanded by wisdom and Love, though these call for constant self-denial, as our Master taught.
The Messianic psalms of David, and the wondrous prophecies of Isaiah and other Old Testament worthies, focused the spiritual aspiration and communal hope of the Hebrews upon a messenger of God who was to be both their leader and savior.
The next admission of candidates will be June 2, 1916.
During the five years of my journey from sense to Soul many blessings have come to me.
Early in the autumn of 1913 I was taken ill.
A deep feeling of gratitude urges me to make public acknowledgment of the benefits I have received through Christian Science.
In reading the parable of the sower I am reminded of my experience in coming into Christian Science.
In March, 1913, I suffered what is termed a nervous breakdown, and finally got in such a state I was afraid to leave the house, as I felt that I was going to lose my mind.
One night, one of my little boys had great difficulty in breathing, as there seemed to be a serious obstruction in the nose, causing great annoyance and therefore sleeplessness.
It would be impossible for me to enumerate the many benefits I have received from the study and application of the truth taught in the Christian Science text-book, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mrs.
About ten years ago Christian Science was presented to me through the healing of my sister.
Through the teachings of Christian Science I have been freed from one of the heaviest burdens with which mortal man can be weighed down,—the belief in heredity.
A few years ago I took up Christian Science, as I was suffering from what the doctors called an exophthalmic goiter.
When Christian Science found me, almost five years ago, I was both mentally and physically sick.
"Thy Maker is thine husband.
Failures to think clearly are the most frequent facts of controversy.
The Christian Science Text-book, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.