"The line of demarcation"

In the seeming chaos of human conditions and the maze of variant human beliefs, what could be more reassuring to one seeking heavenly guidance than the fact that he has come upon "the line of demarcation"—that which can establish for him the surety of what is real and what unreal? Such an assurance alone can dissipate confusion and uncertainty, and enable one to steer his course safely amid the dangerous shoals of material beliefs, through and beyond the destructive currents of hate, malice, and human strife, into the calm of exalted spiritual thinking and the peaceful flow of divine activity.

Such a "line of demarcation" has Mrs. Eddy given to humanity in the Christian Science textbook, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures;" and therein, in "the scientific statement of being" (p. 468), is found an epitome of this all-important teaching. It reads: "There is no life, truth, intelligence, nor substance in matter. All is infinite Mind and its infinite manifestation, for God is All-in-all. Spirit is immortal Truth; matter is mortal error. Spirit is the real and eternal; matter is the unreal and temporal. Spirit is God, and man is His image and likeness. Therefore man is not material; he is spiritual." What could be more definite, more clearly expressed, than this mighty statement of truth?

NEXT IN THIS ISSUE
Article
"Because your names are written in heaven"
January 18, 1930
Contents

We'd love to hear from you!

Easily submit your testimonies, articles, and poems online.

Submit