When going home one evening I...

When going home one evening I began to suffer a heart attack. Quickly I recalled a verse from Psalms (73:26) that was in the weekly Lesson-Sermon in the Christian Science Quarterly: "God is the strength of my heart." I knew that Mind, God, is all the Life there is, that this Life is never dependent upon a physical organ, and that it is indestructible and eternal. As I held to this reasoning, the heart difficulty soon disappeared, and there has been no recurrence of it.

One Saturday afternoon during the Christmas shopping period I was seated alone on the back seat of a bus in front of the door where the passengers get off. As the bus stopped to let some passengers off I suddenly felt a terrific blow on the top of my head. I was quite stunned for a few seconds; but I held fast to my purse, the theft of which was the motive for the attack on me. The last passenger to get out looked back with a guilty expression. However, the bus was starting just then, and I did not say anything to anyone, but turned my attention to doing prayerful work, as my head was hurting badly.

Testimony of Healing
I am humbly grateful for all the...
May 15, 1954

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