In dealing with the problems of branch churches, great help is always to be had from the study of what Mrs.
Abba, Father, ere Thy lightPierced the darkness of my night,Blind, estranged, I seemed to roam,Far away from love and home;But since Truth hath shown Thee nigh,Abba, Father! now I cry.
In a letter on the subject of Christian Science a correspondent asks, "What is divine Principle?
In reply to "Watchman," writing in a recent issue of your paper, let me say that Christian Science teaches that God is Love, Life, Truth, divine Mind.
In a recent issue there appeared a report of an address by a doctor on "Bodily Health through Spiritual Means.
Having read the editorial in a recent issue of the Protestant Advocate, I am wondering what could possibly cause you to attack Christian Science when, at the same time, you are endeavoring to obey the Scriptures.
A recent issue of your paper contains a sermon by a clergyman in which the reverend gentleman advised his audience to "listen no longer to the siren voice of Christian Science that there is no such thing as sin.
Out of Egypt He has called you,Out of bondage, out of sin;Have you heard the constant callingThat is stilling error's din?
Fidelity to duty and faithfulness to all obligations are factors of success in all our undertakings, for it is only through fidelity to duty and faithfulness to the obligations which devolve upon us as seekers after Truth that we gain spiritual enlightenment, the goal we so greatly desire.
In "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures".
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Some years ago, in a Christian Science church of which I was a member there arose a problem.
I wish to express my gratitude for what Christian Science has done for me.
Christian Science was first brought to my notice in England in 1916, while serving with the British navy.
For the past ten years Christian Science has been my mainstay under many circumstances, which I could not have worked out of without the help of this truth.
I am most grateful for the many healings and blessings I have received through the study and application of the rules of Christian Science.
For many years I had attended a Protestant Sunday school, but not until I studied in the Christian Science Sunday School did I gain that knowledge of God which is enabling me to work out my own salvation.
I am grateful to Christian Science for many physical healings, but I should like especially to refer to the healing of a skin trouble that appeared on my face and caused me considerable discomfort.
In the year 1900 I was afflicted with a very sever abdominal rupture, for which I underwent an operation with seeming success; but in 1903 it was again found.
I have been healed in Christian Science of seasickness in an aggravated form; and for this healing I have been many times very grateful.
When Christian Science was presented to me by a dear one over twenty years ago, I did not want to hear about it, and was very antagonistic to what I thought it to be.
I feel it my privilege and duty to send in a testimony.
Eleven years ago, after a very inharmonious period of several months, during which there had been an operation, a member of the immediate family had passed on, and our first child had been born under very trying circumstances, I felt great need of Christian Science.
I wish to express my gratitude for all that Christian Science has done for me.
[From Public Opinion, London, England]
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