At all times the student of Christian Science is called upon to stand firm, with armor on, to look neither to the right nor to the left, but straight ahead and up to God, the source of all being, the only cause of existence.
If one were to offer a young child his choice of either a bright red apple or a dollar bill, the child would in all probability reach for the apple; but if one were to offer the same choice to a twelve-year-old boy, the boy would take the dollar, knowing that it would buy many apples.
Conrad Bernhard, Jr., former Committee on Publication for the State of Maryland,
A writer in today's issue of the Evening Sun stated there is no evidence whatever that any known course of medical treatment can cure a criminal of his evil ways; that the literature on the subject is simply word chopping, and the great discoveries of its authors have no more logical validity than Science and Health.
Robert Ramsey, Committee on Publication for Lanarkshire, Scotland,
In the Herald of June 27, under the heading "Women's Topics," the writer fails to draw any distinction between Christian Science and "mental healing based on suggestion;" yet these are actually opposite methods, as I should like to explain.
Cyril R. Hewson, Committee on Publication for Derbyshire, England,
Your correspondent is entitled to hold his own views with regard to the status of man and his relationship to God, but, in spite of his last letter, the situation remains unaltered; that is, the views expressed in his letters should not be accepted as the teachings of Christian Science.
The Mayor of Tokyo, Japan, recently addressed a letter to the Christian Science Church in Boston, and evidently to other agencies which sent relief to the distressed residents of Tokyo following the earthquake disaster of September, 1923.
Edwin B. Hundley
with contributions from Bonnie Rowena Hundley
When my father, who was superintendent of a penal institution, granted a Christian Science church the privilege of conducting services at the institution, little did he realize that this Science would be the means of restoring one of his sons to health and happiness.
With sincere gratitude for unnumbered blessings received through Christian Science, I wish to add my testimony to the constantly flowing stream of praise, hoping it may help someone who is seeking Truth, as I have been helped by the testimonies of others.
When I look back over the past fourteen years my heart is filled with gratitude to God for His loving care and protection, and for all the blessings that have come to me through the study and application of the truth as taught in Christian Science.