From Letters, Substantially as Published
In a report which appeared in a recent issue of the Examiner, it is stated that a speaker said, "They would find Christian Science easier without Mrs.
In a recent syndicated article in your paper a contributor stated, "The slight difference between a Christian Scientist and one not of the faith, with reference to physical ills, real or imagined, is that the former believes he isn't sick, and the latter believes the doctor can cure him.
The distinction between "religion" and "Christ" drawn by your correspondent is illustrated by the words of a hymn:
When thoughts of self are laid aside,We part with envy, fear, and pride,We welcome joy; and thenComes Love, to bless all men.
The purpose of the Christian Science Sunday School is to help the children gain an understanding of God's infinite goodness.
Domination, meaning control, government, or sovereignty, is, according to dictionary definitions, substantially the same as dominion.
In his statement to the Galatians, "In due season we shall reap, if we faint not," Paul indicates that men face two alternatives and on their choice of these depends their failure or success.
Announcement is made of a vest pocket Bible, No.
To assist those who wish to make contributions to the Christian Science Camp Welfare Fund, envelopes will be supplied to branches of The Mother Church in the United States without cost, on request sent to The Christian Science Board of Directors, 107 Falmouth Street, Boston, Massachusetts.
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.
To ensure that complete lecture notices be printed in the Sentinel, detailed information should reach the Journal, Sentinel, and Herald Editorial Department regarding lectures in the United States, Canada, and Great Britain and Ireland, at least five weeks before the date of the lecture; elsewhere, six or eight weeks before.
"I have redeemed thee, I have called thee by thy name".
Four years ago I reached "man's extremity," having sought help for my twelve-year-old daughter from the doctors without benefit.
Christian Science came into my experience, in direct answer to prayer, more than thirty years ago.
Gratitude at one time seemed to me abstract and "of none effect," but as I have grown in Christian Science the meaning and worth of gratitude have greatly multiplied.
It is with a grateful heart that I would express my appreciation of what Christian Science has done for me.
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
I wish to express gratitude for the many blessings Christian Science has brought into my life.
I feel a deep and heartfelt gratitude to God for the countless blessings, healings, and proofs of protection which I have had through Christian Science.
During the past sixteen years I have been benefited physically and mentally, and I wish to express my heartfelt gratitude for the understanding I have gained through the study of the Bible, in connection with the writings of our Leader, Mary Baker Eddy.
For some time I have wanted to give my testimony of the healing power of Christian Science.
Prayer is to see God's presence everywhere.
[President Roosevelt, as quoted in the Boston (Massachusetts) Herald]
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