Shining a light on the weekly Bible Lessons published in the Christian Science Quarterly®

Probation After Death

. . . God doesn’t show partiality to one group of people over another.

—Common English Bible

The Bible Lessons serve as weekly study guides as well as the sermon in every Christian Science Sunday church service. Learn more at

Resources quoted in this issue

RR: Common English Bible, copyright © 2011 by the Common English Bible. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

Cit. 7: Barclay, William. The Daily Study Bible Series, Revised Edition: The Gospel of Luke. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press,1975.

Cit. 12: Alter, Robert. The Hebrew Bible, Vol. 2, Prophets: A Translation with Commentary. New York and London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2019.

Cit. 14: Vincent, Marvin R. Word Studies in the New Testament. 4 vols. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 1946. Also available at

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