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15knowledge of Christ?

When Christian Science has melted away the cloud of false witnesses; and the dews of divine grace, fall-

18sing upon the blighted flowers of fleeting joys, shall lift every thought-leaflet Spiritward; and "Israel after the flesh," who partaketh of its own altars, shall be

21no more, — then, "the Israel according to Spirit" shall fill earth with the divine energies, understanding, and ever-flowing tides of spiritual sensation and con-


When mortal mind is silenced by the "still, small voice" of Truth that regenerates philosophy and logic; and

27Jesus, as the true idea of Him, is heard as of yore saying to sensitive ears and dark disciples, "I came from the Father," "Before Abraham was, I am," coexistent and

30coeternal with God, — and this idea is understood, — then will the earth be filled with the true knowledge of Christ. No advancing modes of human mind made

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1Jesus; rather was it their subjugation, and the pure heart that sees God.

3When the belief in material origin, mortal mind, sen- sual conception, dissolves through self-imposed suffering, and its substances are found substanceless, — then its

6miscalled life ends in death, and death itself is swallowed up in Life, — spiritual Life, whose myriad forms are neither material nor mortal.

9When every form and mode of evil disappear to hu- man thought, and mollusk and radiate are spiritual con- cepts testifying to one creator, — then, earth is full of

12His glory, and Christian Science has overshadowed all human philosophy, and being is understood in startling contradiction of human hypotheses; and Socrates, Plato,

15Kant, Locke, Berkeley, Tyndall, Darwin, and Spencer sit at the feet of Jesus.

To this great end, Paul admonished, "Let us lay aside

18every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our

21faith." So shall mortals soar to final freedom, and rest from the subtlety of speculative wisdom and human woe.

24God is the only Mind, and His manifestation is the spiritual universe, including man and all eternal indi- viduality. God, the only substance and divine Principle

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