Not long ago it was my privilege to visit the mother of a young man who survived the sinking of one of our warships in the battle of the Coral Sea.
Like a medieval fugitive from wrong,Who fled before his wicked enemyAnd found the church a sanctuary strong,Wherein to claim impregnability,So in this structure pure of Truth and LoveWe find our refuge from pursuing foes,A sanctuary safe, and high aboveThe fear and doubt and pain that would imposeTheir tyrant rule upon us.
Drink deep the inspirational wine,Truth's bread, oh share!Communion, Eucharist divine,Awaits you there.
To the Christian Scientist, commemoration is a spiritual experience, a renewal of consecrated resolve to bear witness to and prove worthy in thought and deed of that which memory links with the noblest and the best.
Near the middle of the last century a missionary went to the New Hebrides Islands in the South Pacific.
Applications for membership in The Mother Church are acted upon by The Christian Science Board of Directors, twice each year, as provided for by the Manual of The Mother Church, Article XIII, Section 2.
When sending a change of address, the following points should always be included in the request: New address; old address; name of each periodical subscribed for.
There was a time when unfriendly allusions to Christian Science or its Leader, Mary Baker Eddy, claimed a large portion of the attention of Committees on Publication.
[From an Authorized Christian Science Worker]
It is with a feeling of extreme gratitude that I give this testimony.
I should like to tell of my gratitude for Christian Science.
It is with deepest gratitude and humility that I give this testimony of healing in Christian Science.
It has been many years since my first testimony of gratitude and healing appeared in The Christian Science Journal, and I am prompted here to reiterate the great joy and satisfaction that have been mine at finding Christian Science and experiencing its many blessings.
I have much for which to be grateful to Christian Science, and to our dear Leader, Mary Baker Eddy, who gave us "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures," which indeed unlocks the meaning of the Bible for us.
We witnessed our first healing in Christian Science over twenty years ago.
I am deeply grateful that for more than twenty years I have had the protection which belongs to those who have found the "pearl of great price," the understanding of God, which was so wonderfully demonstrated throughout the life and in the teachings of Christ Jesus, and later by our beloved Leader, Mary Baker Eddy.
I awake from dreams of sense,Wake with dawning in my eyes,As in thought the vision breaks—Man is never one who dies,Compassed in a meager span,But a living, changeless ray,Perfect, born of Spirit's will,Shining in eternal day.
The publication of four new solo settings for Mrs.