1The wise men follow this guiding star; the watchful shepherd chants his welcome over the cradle of a great
3truth, and saith, "Unto us a child is born," whose birth is less of a miracle than eighteen centuries ago; and "his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty
6God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace."
My heart is filled with joy, that each receding year sees the steady gain of Truth's idea in Christian Science; that
9each recurring year witnesses the balance adjusted more on the side of God, the supremacy of Spirit; as shown by the triumphs of Truth over error, of health over sick-
12ness, of Life over death, and of Soul over sense.
"The hour cometh, and now is, when the true wor- shippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth."
15"For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death." "Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you
Press on, press on! ye sons of light, Untiring in your holy fight,
21Still treading each temptation down, And battling for a brighter crown.
24In reply to all invitations from Chicago to share the hospitality of their beautiful homes at any time during the great wonder of the world, the World's Fair, I say,
27Do not expect me. I have no desire to see or to hear what is to be offered upon this approaching occasion.
I have a world of wisdom and Love to contemplate,
30that concerns me, and you, infinitely beyond all earthly
1expositions or exhibitions. In return for your kindness, I earnestly invite you to its contemplation with me, and
3to preparation to behold it.
MESSAGE TO THE MOTHER CHURCH
Beloved Brethren: — People coming from a distance
6expecting to hear me speak in The Mother Church, are frequently disappointed. To avoid this, I may here- after notify the Directors when I shall be present to
9address this congregation, and the Clerk of the church can inform correspondents. Your dual and impersonal pastor, the Bible, and "Science and Health with Key to