[The above is an abbreviated, postproduction text of the program released for broadcast the week of August 29-September 4 in the radio series, "The Bible Speaks to You." Heard internationally over more than 1,000 stations, the weekly programs are prepared and produced by the Christian Science Committee on Publication, 107 Falmouth Street, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 02115.]

RADIO PROGRAM NO. 387 - How Justly Are You Treated?

[The speaker is Harvey Wood. The questioner is Robert McKinnon.]

Questioner: We hear a lot these days about the reaction of people who aren't being treated justly. Many feel they have good reason to feel bitter or resentful—unjustly treated because of religion, race, ethnic background, what have you. It very often seems that we live in an unfair world.

Speaker: I think all of us have in some way experienced injustice. But no individual need accept injustice as inevitable. There's something constructive we all can do to lift justice higher than mere social environment or our relations with other people, whether these are just or unjust. What do you think justice is?

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September 6, 1969

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