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IN THE CHRISTIAN SCIENCE BIBLE LESSON

UNDERSTANDING OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD

From the October 11, 2010 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


WHILE A TEACHING ON ATONEMENT might initially appear far removed from a contemporary world of technology and speed, this Bible Lesson, titled "Doctrine of Atonement," reveals its urgency, since it's at the heart of understanding our relationship with God. The ancient rite of atonement was the holiest of days to the Israelites—an opportunity for the high priest to both purify the sanctuary and kill a scapegoat.