Danger may be regarded as liability to harm; and this condition is apparently greatly increased by war, which removes so many material safeguards, and licenses nations to indulge in the destruction of life and property to the utmost of their ability.
The educational systems of today embrace many steps which lead to what is termed "higher learning," an expression which refers generally to knowledge gained about facts that are considered necessary to enable men to conduct their daily affairs.
Many of us, like the people of Jesus' day, have turned to God for the healing of physical ills when all other means have been proved ineffectual, and have found release from suffering and new freedom of health through Christian Science.
There are many earnest students of Christian Science who are depending upon prayer for healing, not only for health but for the solution of everyday affairs of life for which there is no material remedy.
Frank Thompson, Committee on Publication for Norfolk, England,
In one of your correspondent's letters, published in a recent issue, is the remark, "It is the illumination of Christian Science that has caused a great deal of disillusion by much painting and coloring of the Word of God.
Christians urged to pray for the establishment of world peace, and it is well that they should do so, but the question may pertinently be asked, How can Christians pray effectually for the peace of the world unless they have first demonstrated peace in their own experience?
Lift up my thought this day, That I may see With eyes undimmed By any doubt or fear, Man's unity with Truth And Life and Love, His confidence complete Both now and here, In ever-present, Ever-active good That holds creation In most tender care.
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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