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"That most important of all arts"

From the December 20, 1941 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


The second commandment expressly forbids the making of any object of worship, such as "any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth. " The Israelites, who clung to the ideals of Abraham, were surrounded by those with whom idolatry was the common practice.