[The above is substantially the text of the program released for broadcast the weekend of June 8–10 in the radio series, "The Bible Speaks to You," heard internationally over more than 800 stations. This is one of the weekly programs produced by the Christian Science Committee on Publication 107 Falmouth Street, Boston 15, Massachusetts.]

RADIO PROGRAM No. 10 - Does Your Life Have Meaning?

HOST: Anybody who thumbs through the magazines or listens to radio and television finds how much attention is devoted to humanity's unsatisfied wants and appetites. So often these yearnings are but outward signs of an inner void, or emptiness. Many times the man in business or the woman at home doing housework begins to wonder, Am I really getting anywhere with my life?

Prof. Viktor E. Frankl of the University of Vienna put it this way [Copyright 1959 by Viktor E. Frankl, author, "Death-Camp to Existentialism," published by Beacon Press, p. 99]:

"The average man of today seems to be haunted by a feeling of the meaninglessness of life....

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