Whether he walked the silent shore,Or quelled at will the threatening wave,Or, all unanswering, meekly boreThe taunts and jeers the mad mob gave;
In this hour of individual thinking and expression, a critic, writing in a recent issue of your paper, of course is entitled to his concept of man as a mortal, complex, material organism; but in contending for the Adam-man, formed "of the dust of the ground," may one not infer that he has inadvertently overlooked the Elohistic or the true record of creation, wherein man is created in the image and likeness of God, with dominion over all the earth, forever untrammeled by any human hypotheses?
Christian Science explains the Trinity intelligently, and gives the exact meaning that Jesus gave of the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.
A critic, in a recent issue of your paper, takes exception to the fact that Mrs.
It was interesting to read your report of a meeting which was held to consider healing by spiritual means.
The question at issue is not whether hypnotism, mesmerism, and suggestion are justifiable in medical practice, but whether they constitute the healing practiced by Christ Jesus and his disciples, and enjoined by him upon his followers—the healing which the church in this country is beginning to seek after, as an essential part of her Master's charge.
I am sure you will allow me to correct a misconception of Christian Science appearing in an issue of your paper, and to state emphatically that Christian Scientists do not employ suggestion in any form their work of healing sickness and sin.
"I have enjoyed the benefits of the beautiful home of The Christian Science Benevolent Association for five weeks, and wish to thank you from the bottom of my heart for this blessed privilege.
The common tendency of the human mind is to oppose restraint.
Expectation has been defined as "a conviction which excludes doubt.
In Christian Science God is referred to by different synonyms; and, probably, the one which appeals most strongly to the burdened heart of humanity is Love, the term used by the Apostle John when he said, "God is love," Who can fathom the depths of divine Love?
Applications for admission to membership in The Mother Church may be sent to the Clerk at any time throughout the year.
I wish to add my testimony to the many others, hoping it may help as I have been helped by reading testimonies of healing.
About seventeen years ago my husband was very sick with myelitis.
I did not think myself diseased when Christian Science came to me through a loving friend, but I know now how very inharmonious I was morally and physically; and I am very thankful to Christian Science for all the good it has brought into my life.
When I was but a child, an aunt was healed very quickly of a serious condition of the throat and lungs through Christian Science.
In "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy is this statement.
About fourteen years ago, my dear wife presented me with a copy of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy.
Christian Science was presented to me for physical healing at a time when I was almost desperate because of the failure of material remedies.
I wish to acknowledge, through the Sentinel, my healing in Christian Science.
I wish to record my gratitude for Christian Science.
It is with the thought that I may help some one who needs the truth as I did when Christian Science found me that I give this testimony.
With a deep sense of gratitude and joy I wish to tell of the blessings which I have received since I became interested in Christian Science.
What and where I would have been to-day if it had not been for Christian Science would be hard to say.
[From the Evening Vanguard, Venice, Calif.
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