The deep purpose and great effectiveness of Christian Science Reading Rooms are indicated in a letter written by our dear Leader, Mary Baker Eddy, dated July 8, 1907.
As sunlight through the window glassRests radiantly on every class—On children's faces, lifted, sweetAnd eager, as their lips repeatCommandment or Beatitude,Or testify their gratitudeFor healing, guidance, blessings sentFrom God, from Love omnipotent—So, to the teachers' prayerful thought,As words of light and truth are sought,Love lends a glow, effulgent, clear,To light the paths which, starting here,Lead on through years of active good.
It was decided by the World Council of Churches at the Assembly in Evanston, Illinois, that the week of January 18 to 25, 1955, be set aside as one of universal prayer.
Christian Science reveals but one creator and one creation— Spirit and its spiritual ideas.
The Fund opened in January, 1942, known as "The Mother Church Wartime Fund," is now designated "The Mother Church Fund for Armed Services Activities and Postwar Emergencies.
The following periodicals were founded by Mary Baker Eddy, the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, and are published by The Christian Science Publishing Society, One, Norway Street, Boston 15, Massachusetts, U.
Sometimes a teacher questions whether or not the pupils should be expected to commit to memory the passages designated in the Manual of The Mother Church by Mary Baker Eddy as their first lessons— namely: the Ten Commandments, the Lord's Prayer with its spiritual interpretation given on pages 16 and 17 of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mrs.
With a deep and humble desire to glorify God, I wish to contribute my testimony of gratitude for the many blessings I have had since taking up the study of Christian Science.
My heart is filled with gratitude to God for having led me to an understanding of Christian Science.
"Blessing, and glory, and wisdom, and thanksgiving, and honour, and power, and might, be unto our God for ever and ever".
While suffering from a rheumatic heart, I felt that all earthly hope and happiness were gone from me.
Many of us who have had the privilege of being reared in the teachings of Christian Science often do not realize how great has been our protection.
Christian Science has proved to be "a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path".
My first interest in Christian Science came through my reading a Sentinel.
With what joy and gratitude I can say that I have known Christian Science all my life! To have been brought up in a home where Science was lived and to have had the privilege of attending the Sunday School until the age of twenty years have been blessings that words cannot describe.
It is in deep gratitude to Mary Baker Eddy for Christian Science that I submit this testimony.
It is with great joy that I testify to the healing power of Christian Science.
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