With the words, "I would to God, that not only thou,...

With the words, "I would to God, that not only thou, but also all that hear me this day, were both almost, and altogether such as I am, except these bonds," Paul concluded his address before Agrippa. Even so do Christian Scientists yearn to have all mankind know God as revealed through the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy, and to have them share in an ever increasing freedom from bondage of every name.

Born in Portuguese West Africa of missionary parents, I grew up in the atmosphere of those who knew the joy of loving God and serving man; and for the blessing of a home where the Bible was daily bread, I cannot thank God enough. Years later, in Canada, Christian Science was presented to me, and my ignorant prejudice and opposition to it subsided from the time I began reading its marvelous textbook, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mrs. Eddy. Since then my understanding of the Bible has grown clearer; I know God more intimately; and I love my neighbor less selfishly.

Testimony of Healing
My interest in Christian Science was aroused partly because...
December 13, 1924

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