Are you sure?
This bookmark will be removed from all folders and any saved notes will be permanently removed.
Our "divine commission"
At the present time much is being heard of military and naval affairs, and of the commissioning of officers in various branches of the service.
To the writer came an inspiring unfoldment and spiritually illumined view of this matter of commission as she pondered the words on page 54 of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures," where, in speaking of Christ Jesus, Mary Baker Eddy says, "In witness of his divine commission, he presented the proof that Life, Truth, and Love heal the sick and the sinning, and triumph over death through Mind, not matter." How great was the Master's witnessing of "his divine commission," the God-given power to carry out the work of overcoming evil with good!
Through the study of Christian Science, many have proved and are daily proving that the correct understanding of God endows them, as it did the master Christian, with spiritual power to prove that Truth heals the sick and the sinning. Recognizing our glorious privilege, we should use every opportunity to witness to this "divine commission" and carry out our divine duties. In so doing, we are obedient to the loving command of Christ Jesus when he said, not for one but for all, not for a particular time but for all time, "Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils: freely ye have received, freely give."
Enjoy 1 free Sentinel article or audio program each month, including content from 1898 to today.
ALBERT F. GILMORE
"If children, then heirs"
LILA P. BASEL
Finding True Satisfaction
The Time for Challenging
PAUL A. HARSCH, JR.
Mind's Sure Foundation
MOLLIE D. BATES
Our "divine commission"
ALICE S. HINKSON
JULIA M. JOHNSTON
Readjustments in Ways of Living
Peter V. Ross
Evelyn F. Heywood
with contributions from Mabel Anderson Sheppard
LEELAH C. HART
I am very grateful for the many...
About a year ago, I was forced...
Barbara Lucile Shaver Buckle
I am very happy to testify to a...
Afra de Lima
Christian Science has blessed...
Having been a member of a...
Our small son started going to...
In loving and sincere gratitude...
Thyra J. Hayden
About fifteen years ago I had...
LINA PLUMER CLINGEN
Signs of the Times
with contributions from Douglass, Stanley Manning, Harold J. Bond, Daniel L. Marsh, R. N. Merrill, Canon Salter, John H. Muller