He who aspires to self-government and final demonstration of eternal life, by conforming to divine laws, soon learns that spiritual understanding is the only intelligent basis of procedure and achievement, and that the nonintelligence of mere belief is as the shifting sand, baseless and without the ability to win success.
IN the eternal good we live and move;Blessing and bounty wait to be perceived;While we give thanks with humble hearts, sincere,For things made visible, gifts more complete,Joys more secure are on the way to us,Whose coming undelayed, unheralded,Oft brings surprise, and all our gratitudeSeems small beside the largeness of the gifts.
In a sermon delivered by a clergyman at the Tabernacle Church, and reported in your paper, is a statement classifying Christian Science with what is called "applied psychology" and other forms of mysticism.
My attention has just been drawn to two reports of sermons that have appeared in your columns in which the teachings of Christian Science are incorrectly set forth, and I would appreciate your courtesy in granting space for correction.
In a recent issue of your paper, under the title "The Library Table," there appeared a quotation concerning Christian Science, from a book that was being reviewed, which needs correction.
Since thought is inspired by God,How can it expire in death?
Students of Christian Science make much progress spiritually through intensive and prayerful study of the seven synonyms for God which Mrs.
Most men have called self-abnegation a negative subject, for they have often felt it implied giving up something desirable.
The Great Physician is God; and the whole world will yet come to know the fact, and acknowledge it.
Applications for admission to membership in The Mother Church may be sent to the Clerk at any time throughout the year.
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.
Fourteen years ago I first experienced the healing effects of Christian Science.
Out of daily increasing gratitude to God for the manifold and wonderful blessings which have been, and are being, bestowed upon me and mine through the ministrations of Christian Science, I humbly submit my testimony as to the efficacy of spiritual, scientific healing power.
I thank God for Christian Science.
It is with a sense of gratitude that I wish to add my testimony for the blessings of Christian Science.
I have had many healings in Christian Science.
When I was a small child my parents turned to Christian Science for healing.
For over twenty-five years Christian Science has been our only remedy for sickness, business, war troubles, and sorrow.
About sixteen years ago I was taken ill with a very severe attack of palpitation of the heart.
Christian Science was revealed to me in my hour of need.
Where the rich blossoms of the springtime sway,And flash their colors in the rising sun,And seem to breathe out, opening one by one,A little prayer to bless the newborn day—My God is there.
From the Advertiser, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Orders for the Works of Mary Baker Eddy