The great importance of the First Commandment, "Thou shalt have no other gods before me," is stressed by Mary Baker Eddy, the Discover and Founder of Christian Science, on <a class="tome-reference"
L. N. Denniston, former Committee on Publication for the State of Connecticut,
You have been so generous through many years in your attitude towards Christian Science and its teachings that I am sure you will find space for an amplification of your reference to Christian Science in a recent editorial on national affairs.
In order that persons who are interested in becoming members of The Mother Church may have information concerning applications, it will be helpful if branch churches and societies will make reference to the following data among the notices read in their church services.
In order to be better prepared to give spiritual help in the Army or Navy through Christian Science literature and in other ways, it is desired to secure the names and present complete mail addresses of all officers and enlisted men in the military, naval, or air service of the United States who are Christian Scientists, or who have shown an interest in Christian Science.
Churches and societies in the United States and Canada wishing to give lectures during the first two months of the next lecture year, namely July and August, 1941, are requested to inform the Board of Lectureship before May 24.
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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