The inspired pages of the Christian Science textbook, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures," and other writings by Mary Baker Eddy, frequently bring instantaneous enlightenment to the earnest seeker for Truth.
A student of Christian Science once observed that the leaves of a cherished plant which stood before a window in her room were turned away from the semidarkness within towards the light which streamed through the half-open window.
What a new and beautiful meaning the word "employment" has for us when viewed in the light of the teachings of Christian Science! No longer does it imply work which may be irksome, endurable, or pleasantly congenial, a necessity for those who have little or no other means of meeting their daily needs, such as food, clothing, and shelter.
God bless the simple hearts who day by dayPerform their tasks with cheerfulness, whose playIs glad and just;Who, in the homely virtues of an honest life,Living the Golden Rule, avoiding strife,Show forth their trustIn Him who unto righteousnessAssigneth sure reward.
Richard Malcolm Snow, Committee on Publication for Buckinghamshire, England,
At a meeting of the Aylesbury Borough Council, reported in your issue of March 13 , in discussing the question of premitting the Vale to be used for religious and other meetings, a councilor raised the question as to whether Christian Science is a religion or not.
When a dispatch from New York City, covering an attack upon our Leader and our religion by a clergyman of that city, was carried in five Northern California newspapers, your Committee's full letter of correction was not only published in all of them, but was apparently welcomed by the editors.
Christian Science has brought countless blessings to me, and I am more grateful each day that I was led to its study, and that I am able to prove that inharmony of any kind does not belong to God's child.
The Tenets of The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ, Scientist, for the use of branch Churches of Christ, Scientist, are printed on sheets containing space for adding the application forms for membership in branch organizations, or extracts from their by-laws.
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