It is said that the phase of animal magnetism which has come to be known as mesmerism was first brought into notice by a German, named Mesmer.
Christian Scientists recognize that true worship is allied with true effectiveness in the overcoming of sin, disease, and death, and that the basis of both is recognition of the allness of God, good, and the consequent nothingness of evil.
Tenets of The Mother Church
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[The Biblical citations given in the Christian Science Quarterly are from the Authorized King James Version.
[Benson Tatham Woodhead, Committee on Publication for Lancashire, England, in the Burnley Express and News]
If I can walk the lonely roadAnd feel no fear;If discord leaves a heart from allResentment clear;If humbleness precedes success,And pride can rearNo Gorgon head of selfishness,Then Love is near.
Our Leader's letter in regard to teaching in the Christian Science Sunday School.
This testimony is given to express, in a small degree, my gratitude for the healing and comfort I have received from the study and application of Christian Science over a period of twenty-two years.
In the fall of 1920, after I had led a life of dissipation for thirty-five years, the physician in Providence, Rhode Island, who had been treating me for three years, told me that because the heart and other organs had become inactive, I could not possibly live for more than three months unless I went to Florida, in which event I might live through the winter, but not longer.
As a living witness to the truth of Christian Science, I am happy to be able to give my testimony.
I have been a student of Christian Science for over thirty-two years.
With much love and gratitude I give this testimony.
What gratitude I owe to Christian Science for the marvelous healing which I had two years ago!
It is with a grateful heart that I wish to give my testimony of the loving ministrations of Christian Science.
I should like to express my gratitude for Christian Science and for what it has done both for me and for my family during the last fourteen years.
At an early age I drifted away from the church to which my parents belonged, and did not attend any church steadily; but due to much sickness and an unhappy home condition I prayed earnestly for a way out of my difficulties.
Two new solo settings for Mrs.