If one ever travels up a long stretch of gradually rising ground, it may seem to him as he takes step after step, that he is not much higher and that his ascent is along an almost level path; yet if he looks back, he can see clearly, and gauge more accurately, the upward steps he has been taking, until when the summit is reached he will see he has made much progress.
In the column conducted by Dorothy Dix in a recent issue, appears the following amazing advice to an inquirer: "Hold the thought, as our Christian Science friends would say, that you are the most beautiful, the most marvelous, the most admired, and most successful woman in the world," et cetera.
The report of an address by the superintendent of Lutheran schools in Iowa, printed in a recent issue of the Telegraph-Herald, expressed the speaker's opinion regarding the character of Bible teaching which might be expected from adherents of various religions.
The charges that it is "heresy" and that it is "off the lines of Christian belief," made against Christian Science in the Parish Church and St.
In your recent issue the Tolleston Christian church announced as the subject of one of its meetings this misleading statement: "Christian Science Against the Bible.
In his recent "Weekly Health Talk," Dr.
A score of centuries agoRose that all-loving plea,In little walled Jerusalem,My Master's prayer for me.
In the directions as to what should properly be taught and what should not, contained in his letter to his friend Titus, Paul, after touching upon the unworthy acts in which all engaged before the coming of the Saviour, speaks of the salvation which has come to them in these words: "Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost.
"God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble;" "The Lord is my strength and song, and is become my salvation;" "The God of Israel is he that giveth strength and power unto his people.
Chemicalization is a subject quite familiar to every Christian Scientist.
During the vacation season many subscribers wish the periodicals sent to their summer addresses.
To insure that complete lecture notices be printed in the Sentinel, detailed information should reach the Editorial Department regarding lectures in the United States and Canada, at least four weeks before the date of the lecture; in Great Britain and Ireland, at least five weeks before; in other European countries, at least eight weeks before.
For about four years before turning to Christian Science, I was an invalid in a wheel chair or in bed.
I did not come into Christian Science for physical healing.
While making my home with Christian Scientists in 1907, one July afternoon I was overcome by a sunstroke.
Christian Science came into my life as a ray of light in the darkness of religious uncertainty.
I am filled with gratitude for all that Christian Science has done for me.
"Whoso hearkeneth unto me shall dwell safely, and shall be quiet from fear of evil.
Some years ago I was completely healed through Christian Science treatment of attacks of appendicitis which had become very severe.
I am grateful, first, to have been brought up in a Christian Science family.
We have had many proofs in our home that Christian Science is the same truth which Jesus taught and practiced and that it does heal, not only sickness, but all discordant conditions.
The Master said, "Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh.
The desire to find an answer to crying need drew me irresistibly to Christian Science.
With a heart full of gratitude I wish to give my testimony, hoping that it will serve to bless other sufferers.
Articles from members of The Mother Church and good testimonies from those healed by Christian Science are always welcomed for consideration by the Editors.