In one of those incomparable word pictures for which the Bible is unequaled, the prophet Zechariah portrays the ideal Jerusalem thus.
Sanctuary, in its highest meaning, indicates a place of security which cannot be disassociated from God's presence.
How beautiful a thing the calm that comesWhen God reveals His truth to human mind!Then vanquished are the images unkindThat plague all quiet thought with restless drumsOf earthly strife.
The writer of Proverbs clearly saw that the desire and search for wisdom would lead us into the understanding of God and of our own relationship to Him, for as indicated in the second chapter he wrote, "My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee; so that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding; if thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures; then shalt thou understand the fear of the Lord, and find the knowledge of God.
Motives are important in Christian Science.
Applications for membership in The Mother Church are acted upon by The Christian Science Board of Directors twice each year as provided for in the Manual of The Mother Church by Mary Baker Eddy, Article XIII, Section 2.
Convincing testimonies of healing in Christian Science are welcomed for publication.
Christian Science came into my experience over thirty-three years ago.
For many years I have received help and inspiration from reading the testimonies in the Sentinel and The Christian Science Journal.
Since my first testimony of Christian Science healing was published in the Sentinel, many other beautiful healings have taken place in our home.
I have received and am receiving blessings in such abundance from my study of Christian Science that I can no longer refrain from sharing them with others.
Christian Science has been my guide, inspiration, and comfort for over thirty years.
Our Father-Mother God has bestowed so many blessings upon my family and me that I cannot express myself other than in the Psalmist's words.
Because of an instantaneous healing of my mother, Christian Science has been our only physician since 1905.
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