AMONG the words of Jesus left to posterity are those em-bodying that interesting and significant question which, when a child, he propounded to Mary and Joseph when they returned to Jerusalem in search of him: "Wist ye not that I must be about my Father's business?
WHO that has found the way of life and peace in Christian Science, has not been drawn nearer to the great heart of divine Love through the inspiration of the "Communion Hymn," to be found on page 75 of "Poems" by the beloved Leader of the Christian Science movement, Mary Baker Eddy?
Love divine, my heart is grateful for the loveliness of Love,For each kindly thought, unspoken—for the steadfastness offriends;For the rivers of Thy mercy flowing round me from above,For the countless daily blessings which Thy loving-kindness sends.
Clair D. Robison, Committee on Publication for the State of Indiana,
In the "Observer" column of a recent issue the following statement appeared: "I admit that Christian Science has done wonderful things things for people that were sick in their minds and that divine healing has brought relief to many who in reality had no bodily sickness, but I will never say the wonderful doctors of our age are superfluous.
Percival Vincett Parsons, Committee on Publication for the Cape Province, South Africa,
As Christian Science healings are not faith-healings in the generally accepted meaning of the word "faith," your contributor "Medicus" has conveyed a wrong impression in his article "The Slavery of Fear," which appeared in a recent issue, wherein he associates Christian Science healings with what is called "blind faith.
THE mistake is sometimes made by students of Christian Science of regarding some particular phase of aggressive mental suggestion as the whole of evil; whereas the specific phase which is under consideration is only a part of the whole.
The printed Tenets of The Mother Church are in general use by branch churches and societies, either as a basis for their application forms for admission to membership or for binding into their by-law booklets.
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