As defined in the dictionaries, office means "function, activity, a duty to perform, service, business, responsibility, that which a person does for others, or a duty that arises from one's relation with others.
Mankind seems often to be lost in the reign of controversy,—in the confusion of conflicting human beliefs and of many forms of human selfishness.
For many centuries earnest Christians uninstructed by Christian Science have striven to obey God's will; but it has been the general conviction that it is impossible to obey God's commands entirely here on earth; that only in "heaven" can complete obedience to God be demonstrated; and that heaven can be reached only through what is believed to be the experience of death.
In working out a demonstration of healing there is no story in the Bible that can be more helpfully used than the story of the tares and the wheat.
Jesus said, "Suffer little children, and forbid them not, to come unto me.
“Nothing!" That is not an unusual reply to the quite common question, "What is the matter?