Howe'er the adversary tries, By varied guile,To urge me with persuasive lies,With frown or smile,The eternal Truth shall be my shield;Thus guarded I can never yield.
To say or imply that Christian Science is "made in America" and a man–made religion, as credited to a clergyman in a recent issue, has about as much force and effect with those who understand the subject as if he had said that Sir Isaac Newton made the law of gravitation.
The contributor of "Talks on Health" is either ignorant of what Christian Science is or utterly misconceives its teaching, when, advising your readers not to worry, he tells them, "Do not wait to be cured by the suggestive powers of Christian Science.
A correspondent writes recently "that if God did not give man the gift of healing, he would have poor results from Christian Science alone.
I believe the practice of calling on the churches to close their doors during epidemics is altogether wrong.
Public health officials, according to a Columbus press item, declare that the opposition to the Hughes public health measure now pending before the state legislature, comes from "Christian Science practitioners who earlier in the session failed in an attempt to get a bill passed exempting them from control of the state medical board.
A correspondent writes that "Christian Scientists are only concerned about their temporal benefits here, where everything is waxing old as doth a garment.
In order to illustrate heavenly truth, Jesus used analogies easily understood by simple people and home dwellers.
There is often a misapprehension of the loving attitude which Christian Scientists hold toward the churches of other denominations.
I can but faintly express the joy, peace, and comfort that Christian Science has brought into my life.
Having been the recipient of many blessings through the study and application of Christian Science, I feel it a privilege as well as a duty to tell of some of them, with the hope that they will prove a source of help and encouragement to others.
My life up to the time I found Christian Science was spent searching for God, visiting all the churches and investigating every new belief.
It is now more than twenty years since the light of Christian Science first dawned on my consciousness.
Some six years ago I suffered from a state of extreme exhaustion, and from hemorrhoids.
My first healing through Christian Science came when I had no thought of physical healing.
With a grateful heart I give this testimony of benefits received through Christian Science since turning to it for help nearly six years ago.
Christian Science was presented to me over twenty years ago.
I want to express my gratitude for what Christian Science has done and is doing for me.
It is with pleasure that I send my testimony of the change that has come into my life through the study of Christian Science.
I want to express my gratitude for all that Christian Science has done for me.
Christian Science has been to me during ten years a "pearl of great price.
I have received so many blessings since first becoming interested in Christian Science about five years ago, and have derived so much benefit from reading and hearing of the good others have experienced, that I would like to express my gratitude by telling of a recent healing, trusting it may be helpful to some one.
[From an editorial in Wichita.
In addition to the regular cloth bound edition of "Christ and Christmas," an illustrated poem by Mary Baker Eddy, there has now been published an illustrated pocket edition of the same poem, bound in black morocco, limp, round corners, gilt edges, uniform in size with the pocket editions of other writings by Mrs.