According to a concordance, Bartimaeus signifies "the son of the perfect.
The application of the teachings of Christian Science to the solving of problems incident to our work or employment, and to the meeting of daily needs, is entirely practical.
Christian Science has a glorious message for humanity, namely, the joyousness of obedience.
In Christian Science one learns that sin, disease, sorrow, discord, and death are the outcome of the carnal or mortal mind claiming to manifest itself through the material senses; and further that, because this mental cause is neither of God nor sanctioned by Him, but is "enmity against God," as Paul said, it and its claims are illusive or unreal.
There is a place spoken of in the Revelation of St.
"A Knowledge of evil was never the essence of divinity or manhood.