That human beings like to do things, or have them done for them, rather than to know the truth about a situation, was clearly shown by the attitude of the disciples when they were confronted with a hungry multitude which had followed Jesus that they might understand something of the Christ that animated him, and enabled him to heal those in need of healing.
Christian Scientists are grateful that in The Christian Science Monitor they have a far-reaching messenger of the gospel of "on earth peace, good will toward men," a messenger whose purpose is, as stated by Mary Baker Eddy, the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, and Founderr of the Monitor, to go across continent and ocean into the highways ans byways of the world, "to spread undivided the Science that operates unspent," and "to bless all mankind".
The peace for which men long can be known only meta-physically, through understanding the first record of creation, given in the first chapter of Genesis.
In the forty-first chapter of Isaiah we find these words: "Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.
Grateful giving covers a large area for every Christian Scientist.
According to Luke's account, Jesus said, "Judge not, and ye shall not be judged: condemn not, and ye shall not be condemned: forgive, and ye shall be forgiven.