Recently a contest was conducted by one of the oldest and best American magazines to encourage young writers.
The prophet Isaiah wrote, "Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help; and stay on horses, and trust in chariots, because they are many; and in horsemen, because they are very strong; but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek the Lord!" In the one hundred and forty-sixth Psalm we read, "Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help;" and, "Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God.
Duty has been thus defined: "Where a man loves what he commands himself to do.
The following resolution was passed at a meeting of the London Churches of Christ, Scientist, held in Third Church of Christ, Scientist, London, England, on February 14, 1942:
Auburn and Lewiston, Maine.
[The Biblical citations given in the Christian Science Quarterly are from the Authorized King James Version.
Continuous is Thy blessing, Lord;To us on streams of love it flows.
There are only three short paragraphs on the Sunday school in the Church Manual by Mary Baker Eddy, but these are all-sufficing, and the rules set forth therein, when studied, are found to be complete, and provide the guidance necessary for giving the pupils a demonstrable knowledge of Christian Science.
Youth, Incorporated, Grace Methodist Episcopal Church, Dayton, November 2, 1941, by Clayton Bion Craig, Committee on Publication for Ohio.
I am one of that vast army who have great cause to be grateful for Christian Science.
In 1908, I left home to take a position as governess in a home where interest in Christian Science had been awakened.
I am indeed grateful to God for the blessings that have come to me and mine through the study and application of Christian Science.
Christian Science has brought such a glorious vision and so many blessings to me and my family that I rejoice in this opportunity to spread the good news.
About eleven years ago, I found myself in a sanatorium, suffering from tuberculosis—a county charge.
I am very grateful for Christian Science, because I feel it came to me in direct answer to my prayer.
I shall always be grateful for the loving friend who asked me to go to a Wednesday evening testimony meeting at a Christian Science church.
After a beautiful healing in Christian Science of a sickness from which I had suffered for over fifteen years, I have often been asked the question, "Is a Christian Science healing permanent?
Christian Science has been my only physician for thirty-eight years.
[From an editorial in The New York Times, New York]
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