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'To Bless All Mankind'

The inherent intelligence and ability of children

From the October 17, 2016 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel

Adapted from an article published in The Christian Science Monitor, August 22, 2016.


It is refreshing to hear that two American women representing opposing political parties may agree on an approach to education that views children in a new way (see editorial on facing page). Speaking of the generic term man —including all men and women—Mary Baker Eddy wrote, “We know no more of man as the true divine image and likeness, than we know of God” ( Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p.