We read in "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy.
Permit me to reply to your comments on my article in Samfundsliv.
In the "Evening Meditations" column of a recent issue of your esteemed paper, the writer of the article entitled "The Impregnable Rock of Scripture" made, I regret to say, some extremely misleading statements regarding the teachings of Christian Science, as set forth by Mary Baker Eddy in "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.
May I have courage to refuseThe falsities that would confuse,And wisdom always but to chooseThat which is right.
A well-educated person should have the qualities of honesty, courage, firmness, alertness, humility, intelligence, and patience.
They who live in the northern hemisphere have recently experienced the passing of the shortest day in the calendar year, the day in which the least time elapses between sunrise and sunset.
Prayer as taught by Christ Jesus, and as understood in Christian Science, is by no means a weak or faltering procedure.
Frequently there come to the attention of Christian Science practitioners and Readers in Christian Science churches advertisements of so-called helps in their work, in the form of outlines, citations, or lists of selections that someone has considered suitable for use by these workers.
The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts, announces a free public lecture on Christian Science by George Channing, a member of The Christian Science Board of Lectureship, in the Church Edifice, at Norway, Falmouth, and St.
[The Biblical citations given in the Christian Science Quarterly are from the Authorized King James Version.
I wish to express my deep and sincere appreciation for Christian Science and for what it has done for me.
At the time Christian Science was presented to me my state of mind could have been described in the words of Martin Luther, "I am weary of the world, and the world is weary of me; the parting will be easy.
Christian Science has brought contentment, health, and peace into my experience, and has created a desire for a purposeful and active life in service of the Cause.
Recently I was healed of a dislocated shoulder in just over a week.
In 1909, I first became interested in Christian Science.
Christian Science came to me in the summer of 1931, in answer to prayer that I might be led to a practical religion.
During a Wednesday evening testimony meeting I heard quoted the words of Mrs.
In the last twenty-five years I have had many opportunities to prove the healing, protecting, and guiding power of God through the study and application of Christian Science.
I wish to express my sincere gratitude for Christian Science, which came to me in answer to prayer.
It is with a heart full of love and gratitude for what Christian Science has done for me during the past three years that I send this testimony.
I Will be still and know that God is here,When trials come, and so present their testsMy thinking to becloud.
[From the Evening Democrat, Fort Madison, Iowa]
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