to benefit mankind. Yes! why? Because they had
been seeking in the opposite direction to Truth, namely,
for cause and effect in matter, when all cause and effect
I mention physicians and ministers, because one class
claims to heal disease, the other claims to heal sin; but
Christian Science heals physically and morally, — it con-
tains all; "its leaves are for the healing of the nations."
L. B. A., Memphis, Tenn.
I was for years a great sufferer. I called doctor after
doctor, getting no help. The last one, after treating me
for one year, told me he would give me one year more
One evening a near neighbor came in and asked me
to go home with her; and as it was only a few steps, I
She took up a new book, Science and Health, read me
a few chapters, and then gave me some Christian Science
tracts, which I read, and one of them I almost committed
I bought a copy of "Science and Health with Key to
the Scriptures," and studied it carefully. I am healed
of all those claims which troubled me so long. I was
lifted out of darkness into light.
M. J. P., Burns, Oregon
Chicago, March 19, 1894
Rev. Mary B. G. Eddy, Boston, Mass.: — I wish to
thank you for the true light that was revealed to me by
reading your book, "Science and Health with Key to the
Scriptures," and at once adopting its teaching. It was
one year ago to-day that I put on the armor, determined
never to surrender to the enemy; and you may know I
have looked forward to this day with a great deal of
pleasure, to show my friends that the Lord is constantly
with me to help overcome all evil.
Some said, when I first started in this new path, "Wait
until you get one of your stomach attacks, and you will
change your mind." For months they have waited, and
are beginning to see the truth in my actions, that speak
for themselves, and show that all is Mind.