A MAN, returning home late, thought that before retiring he would listen to certain favorite music on the shortwave radio. From a broadcasting station more than two thousand miles away came comfort and refreshment. He found, too, that he had to turn the knob but the merest fraction to hear war news and propaganda. But there was a source from which he could receive a measure of inspiration and peace!

Men and women, in the present unrest, feel much concern for themselves as well as for those dear to them. But there is a place where, if thought dwells therein and turns not to the right hand or to the left, one may experience perfect peace. That place is "the place of understanding."

"Undisturbed amid the jarring testimony of the material senses, Science, still enthroned, is unfolding to mortals the immutable, harmonious, divine Principle,—is unfolding Life and the universe, ever present and eternal." Thus writes Mary Baker Eddy, on page 306 of the Christian Science textbook, "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures." Most people readily admit that the dwelling place of God is heaven, the realm of harmony. Many also recognize God as the divine Principle of all real being.

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The Right Mental Attitude
September 28, 1940

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