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3physically, — exhaling the aroma of Jesus' own words, "Come unto me, all ye that labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest."

CHAPTER II

ONE CAUSE AND EFFECT

1CHRISTIAN SCIENCE begins with the First Com- mandment of the Hebrew Decalogue, "Thou

3shalt have no other gods before me." It goes on in perfect unity with Christ's Sermon on the Mount, and in that age culminates in the Revelation of St. John,

6who, while on earth and in the flesh, like ourselves, beheld "a new heaven and a new earth," — the spiritual universe, whereof Christian Science now bears testimony.

9Our Master said, "The works that I do shall ye do also," and, "The kingdom of God is within you." This makes practical all his words and works. As the ages

12advance in spirituality, Christian Science will be seen to depart from the trend of other Christian denomina- tions in no wise except by increase of spirituality.

15My first plank in the platform of Christian Science is as follows: "There is no life, truth, intelligence, nor substance in matter. All is infinite Mind and its infinite

18manifestation, for God is All-in-all. Spirit is immortal Truth; matter is mortal error. Spirit is the real and eternal; matter is the unreal and temporal. Spirit is

21God, and man is His image and likeness. Therefore man is not material; he is spiritual." (1)

(1) The order of this sentence has been conformed to the text of

24the 1908 edition of Science and Health.

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1I am strictly a theist — believe in one God, one Christ or Messiah.

3Science is neither a law of matter nor of man. It is the unerring manifesto of Mind, the law of God, its divine Principle. Who dare say that matter or

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