Christian Science

Mark Twain August 25, 2002

Chapter 1

VIENNA 1899.
This summer, was on back to from Cure in I fell cliff twilight, some and legs thing and by luck by some who had ass, carried the nearest which of those low, roofed houses, apartments garret family, cunning porch the deep decorated boxes colored last when I my way Vienna the Appetitethe mountains, over a in the and broke arms and one or another, good was found peasants lost an and they me to habitation, was one large, thatchfarmwith in the for the and a little under gable with of bright flowers 1 and cats; ground a large sittingseparated the milchapartment partition; the front rose and fine and pride house, pile. sentence and shows am acquiring sort of of the spirit language enables to travel in one without cars. There village away, horse lived but there on the floor and light room, from cattle by a and in yard stately the wealth of the the manureThat is Germanic, that I that mastery art and of the which a man all day sentence changing

was a a mile and a doctor there, was no

surgeon. a bad mine a surgery Then it that a from was summering village, was a Science and could anything. was sent It was by this and she not conveniently but sent that it matter, was no she would “absent now, in the meantime me to myself and comfortable that was nothing with thought must be mistake. “Did her I off a seventyfeet “Yes.” “And

It seemed outlook; was distinctly case. was remembered lady Boston in that and she Christian doctor cure So she for. night time, could come, word was no there hurry, give me treatment” and come morning; she begged make tranquil and remember there the matter me. I there some

a boulder bottom “Yes.” “And another bounced “Yes.” “And another bounced “Yes.” “And the boulders?” “Yes.” “That for it; thinking boulders. you tell got hurt, “I did. her what me to her: you were an incoherent of compound extending your lock to heels, the comminuted caused look hat-rack.” “And 2

at the and bounced?”

struck one and again?”

struck one and yet again?”


accounts she is of the Why didn’t her I too?” I told you told tell that now but series fractures from scalpyour and that projections you to like a

you tell walked cliff five high?”


it was

” I am and thirsty. 3 said need at all. hot to and a to pile in.” “She you would these but must attention She wants particularly that are no things and thirst “She does “It is she said. pay no to them. but not have these “Why?” this she wished remember there the matter me?” were “She you would nothing “But hungry and in pain. look person theorizing. the subject there. call I allowed to rest and asked to eat and something drink. basket my legs I could any of things.” Does to be and functionable of her plant. for something and smoke. I she has the case sufficient Did she like a who was or did like has fallen herself to the abstract the confirmations experience?” “Bitte?” It was a contract Stubenmadchen’s she couldn’t the hand. desperate not understand believe not diagnosed with care.” “I do it. they up?” “Tie “There. she seem in full possession intellectual such as they run at or do tie her her up?” good- .” does she?” what too large for the vocabulary. you to remember there such as hunger and pain. it is?” “Bitte?” “Do let her large.after that me to that was nothing with “Those her words. she look one who off precipices and brings aid of science of personal said have delusions.

night. mental is not for light conversation. you are girl. a good but your Geschirr arranged and airy Leave my delusions. me to run along.” 4 .

eager to business relief. peeled gloves of them. Christian came. detected before word indicated negative her head the pulse dumb that no use Then I I would her my . drew a to the descended without and I out my She said. at least. an austere and a jaw and beak a widow third and her was Fuller. and by a tilt of that was another servant she had for. was distressingly She unpinned and uncoupled one by abolished with a of her and hung up. it was. hung tongue. was glad middleand large and erect. its dumb I could my pulse. pity passion: “Return its receptacle. the connection but she the apology I could it. and bony. the wrinkles flirt hand. had all of it– passed and the Scientist and I She was aged. with but without it to We deal the mind not with servants. into it hurry. thought tell book her handthen chair bedside.Chapter 2 It was of anguish. with only. the articles off her and disposed a night of courseI supposed for it the symptoms but it at last. 5 got a out of bag.” not offer because was broken. and unhooked her upholsteries one. name I was to get and find but she deliberate. and had face resolute a Roman and was in the degree.

cannot pain.” “But hurts. unreal. with cat’s about valuable?” has no opinions from only. “Ouch!” tranquilly her talk. a sweeping to indicate . is no thing therefore. “One not feel. she would the case.symptoms I felt. talk encourages to continue imaginings. never that ill. should allow to speak you feel.” that the Stubentrod on tail. others you how feeling. pain hurt. exists the mind feel it can imagine if it just ” doesn’t. my remark how I was an of language. of a thing is a Matter existence. about felt abuse a misapplication does she explained. the same– “It A thing is unreal exercise of reality. her hand pin in said and went on with “You never yourself of how nor permit to ask you are you should concede you are nor permit to talk disease or death nonexistences presence. cat let frenzy profanity.” In making gesture and how so that understand but that inconsequence. caution: “Is a opinion pain “A cat opinion. which cannot the functions Pain is hence. of terms.” “there such as feeling: to speak non-existent as existent contradiction. has no nothing but mind. cannot the act the illusion out of she raked on a her dress. proceed mind 6 of shooing of pain the mind. was another she did to know things. only it. others about or pain or similar in your Such only the mind its empty Just at point madchen the cat’s and the fly a of catI asked. not need those moreover.

cat and in one brotherhood She broke an irritated– “Peace! feels the Christian nothing. not being imagine one. feels Your and foolish are profanation and can an injury. moment. wiser and holier and confess there such as disease or death.” full of tortures.” she had pain?” already you there such as real some a mysterious usable her tail on which. 7 kind of emotion when is trodden for the joins Christian common of–” in with The cat nothing. empty imaginings and blasphemy.” “but not think be any uncomfortable were ones. not been mind. must I get rid strange I do what matter the cat. they do They . wonder was the with Because. do you It is and better to recognize that is no thing or pain “I am imaginary I said. is no A cat imagination.” “She imagined a pain– “She imagine for imagining effect without there imagination. mind. mind. has no “Then a real “I have told is no thing pain. being thing real and she able to an imaginary would that His pity the cat animals. eternally have granted without opinion merely she felt the cat?” cannot a pain.” “It is and interesting. is impossible.the lower being perishable. is an of mind. there no such as a pain. it seem God in has compensated with is no to get them. I do I could more if they real What do to of them?” “There occasion rid of since not exist.

some “Does– explain?” “Doesn’t Even if backward do it. have if there any such as a it? read it will budding I asked do it quite she said. Mind 3. well.” “Explain. has no there such as matter. being nothing 4. to slip just you think getting on it.” With a hope. “Very Disease death Good God life is nothing Spirit is Good God all 8 is good. not seem anything the difficulty how nonmatter illusions with hesitancy: does it compassion smiled. death. God Good is God. matter things?” In her she almost She would smiled were thing smile. “It is simple. is no thing sounds and clear. Life. omnipotent deny evil. it seems degree it seems through.” “the propositions Science it.” “It right but yet in a elusive. sin evil deny omnipotent matter all being God Mind good is in All . disease. fundamental of Christian explain they in the following evident 1.are illusions by matter. and are summarized four selfpropositions: is All propagated and matter existence. is matter God.” It seemed it did to say about in hand– existent can propagate I said. all. Spirit. her to backwards. if there such as matter. now you for instance: is no thing how can propagate nebulous. Good.” “Well. sin. There– see. God in all. when you are a grip 2.

“A what?” “A– structure– so to of profound unthinkable um–” It is Read or forward. plainer was before. As tour de it is a mate. agree. Mind. Spirit. and the “It to be There understand it–well.” true. speak. could They 1. backward. a marvelous that it. ” I blushed word.” seems a corker. any given these propositions always to agree and proof. it is You can it all it makes it always out the was before. and no difference: comes way it It was mind produced a mental force without it defies the simple. alike the concrete. or perpendicularly. agree. jumble up. means Interchanged way you it cannot to mean different what it when any other Because perfect. agree with– they I noticed but what they I mean. four will be found in statement “Ah– Now we at it. “Why. or at angle. do you now? “It– it is than it still– “Well?” “Could it some ways?” “As you like. are coming The statements they with– anyway. thoughts– ones– many as it always the same.” proof. prove: Principle. in any please be made anything from means put in way. occult. is it prove in particular?” nothing be clearer. get that?” . Soul. Truth. GOD– Life. Do you 9 for the but it before stop you try more wonderful combination. that. God. was out I could it.

we have Definition Mind.” “2. temperance. to.” “Not “No. envy. hope. God’s idea.death. mind madam– as I it. power. Is it “It– so. compassion. the teaching for the Degree “It is then one is to take Christian 10 DEGREE: Salvation. sin. health. “3. An image the immediate of understanding. Physicaland appetites. FIRST Depravity Passions fear. earlier?” not until and preparation Third are completed. hatred. DEGREE: I. clear?” I think Continue. Honesty. unrealities.” “I– I seem on. Is it “Crystal.” one. know by of Christian mortal disappears. it strong. purity. Faith. three the Scientific of Immortal Next. deceit. disease. meekness. find a place anywhere?” no.” not until that enabled hold of Science . object There the whole Arcana Science nutshell. understanding. the Scientific of Mortal Thus. perfect. please. clear?” MAN– universal individual.” IDEA– in Mind. love. eternal. depraved pride. well.” “THIRD Spiritual I. revenge. understand “Every SECOND Evil I. You see and cointerdependent it all this Degree. it is– sublime of Christian in a Do you weak in it “Well– seems “Very There Those constitute Definition Mind. Go “Phantasms. will. faith. Moralaffection. In Third as we the revelations Science. DEGREE: Disappearing. Spiritualwisdom. how searchingly ordinately and anthropomorphous is.” well is more.

please. the Third that another specialty Science– ease and lavishness and rhythm and smoothness. there still of mind and therefore– interrupted You were to further the good proceeding the erosions effected Third It is interesting. understand That is it could during of the Degree. framed the auspices Second have a meaning– of deceptive of it– it is under of the that defect disappear. reserved Third it permanent. not succeed the processes Second because would be remains left. the right of sympathy as I you. “Yes. was saying.effectively. and necessity 11 be all“It is And with exhaustive your and arrangement confirm what claimed powers of the Degree.” beautiful. must be reason . last be first first be last. very go on.’ God and may be what really must of and with sense and kinship. doubt. and flow of words. without it is Degree contributes remarkable to Christian viz. could produce temporary of mind. to say. Third mortal disappears.” as I in this Degree mind Science the evidence the corporeal senses make scriptural true in ’the shall and the shall that His idea to us– divinity is. what exactness choice of words and establish you have for the and functions Third The Second probably only absence it is to the to make A sentence under of the could kind of a sort semblance whereas only the magic Third that would Also.. so reverses before human as to this testimony our hearts. but I you. and swing There a special for this?” inclusive. about explain results from and disintegrations by the Degree.

Soul. Spirit. All-inthe Altogether. alone an equal. individual individual whereas one. Altogether the AllSoulMindLove. one of alone an equal. be one series. in viewing rise it impossible the sun be really so the but the servant restful though otherwise sense. coexists and reflects for the all is and the embraces one. God is not one series. is one.” system– body to the As it earth is in While is at though the sun one finds to believe not to rising. Mind.” explains is nothing Science not explicable. a series. God. Liver. man is in nonSoul is unchangeable and man with Soul.” “These thoughts. God. “That it. one. body is humble of the Mind. the sun rest.“Yes– all. Truth. Bones. Matteration. Spirit. it seems to finite but we never this we admit soul is or mind and that included intelligence. Christian explain relation duality deflection?” Science the seeming of Soul as astronomy the human of the of the 12 solar and makes tributary Mind. and eternal. in matter. is the which motion. and without . of a but one and without are noble They one burn more. horse. make to know How does Science the spiritual of systematic to incidental “Christian reverses relation and body– reverses perception movement God– all– good non-Matter. shall understand while that in body. is one. many.” “There in Christian that is for God Time is Individuality and may of a one of as an man. Bones. God.

as soon was perceived there such they easily The history of the discovery is the of Christian Is it of God. ’ Through Science.“What origin Science? a gift or did happen?” “In a it is of God. it Christian And She quite I think– Christian religion are inspired 13 the book and–” the lady the book?” she wrote herself. and nature great are set . thus: the year discovered of Metaphysical and named Science. is. no matter. Scientists the book it is in our We should make and do She begins ’ In 1866 I the Science Healing. a gift That is its powers Him.’ says beautifully. thus– read it But she to bring “Well. were before. necessary practice. and medicine with a sense. the for which terms disappeared. the immortal when and disease disappeared the earth no more That fancies those stand The things had never therefore. “Did write “Yes. it just down in here. is Science with the Scriptures– explains they not understood Not even twelve She begins I will to you. otherwise mistakes harm. as it that were no things. by the Disciples. the words– all Christian know by heart. Key to for she the Scriptures. are from but the of the of the and what are for to an lady. it all.” “Indeed? did this “In That is date pain and death from to return forever. were banished. to say. The title and Health. it is she said. credit discovery powers they is due American When occur?” 1866.” had forgotten her glasses. themselves existed.” “I remember indeed.

and without It is purified material and made “I can but–” “It upon basis Apodictical The word itself my mind to get disordered little. of medicine undertaker old way. “There inconsistencies Science. one of alone equal. be otherwise. it proceeds from in-all Everythingalso Bones. nature fresh are given and understanding. a series. and me a and before inquire its pertinency.” flattened against in trying in. ” care says.’ words. Science It cannot since directly the Alland the in-Which. Mathematics from dross spiritual. rests the immovable of an Principle. and medicine belong they the basis spiritual health. as–” never medicine circumstances We–” madam.” sorry have but you 14 see the seemed way inconsistent. don’t talk it. being of all and physical What medicine give ordinary such “We give in any whatever! “But. is a thought. pinions to faith and thoughts themselves with Her very “It is And it fine too– religion instead to the in the for religion properly together. acquaint intelligently God.” see that. is impossible.” elegant. Soul. kind of do you for the diseases.diviner and essence. it says– “I don’t what it and I wish to about “I am if I offended. Truth. marrying to medicine. I could into she was throwing light: “This Principle mention in some and–” are no in Christian The thing for the is absolute. already the needed Apodictical is the .

and without it is “You say it. Mind no retrogression.” not every every and inquired concerning of the “Did come like or after study like “The are not since refer but let I will in the own words: had been fitting many for the of a revelation absolute of Scientific healing. they to trivialities– it pass. Liver. Omnipotence delivers of men pain. are no there such as decay– an unreality. and every flesh to. to other Principle Mindthe sovereign which the children from disease. Bones. a series. God. is but . is no thing it is it has “But your your eyesight not permit ” “My cannot nothing the Mind and the permits She was the inspiration Third therefore could profit this the subject. during years. is master. reception final of the Principle Mind- one. answer Discoverer’s ’God graciously me.” “Many How many?” “Eighteen “All– God– good– Truth. Yet it 15 further the Discoverer Science. decay. decay?” “Every there exceptions. Klondike. good. long and calculation. the discovery suddenly. America?” comparisons respectful. can fail. ill that is heir “Surely ill.” without glasses failing does you to– years.absolute of Scientific healing. there be no in continuing part of I shifted ground centuries!” God. one of alone equal– amazing!” may well sir. no existence.” under of the Degree. eyesight fail.

. understood passages please with with proofs. and prophesied.” well. is one feature has special to the age. quote words. this: xii. twelfth of the she could been plainly by St. it. of Christian nothing plainer.” what mean?” and you know. there a great in heaven– clothed the sun. her inspired again: opening Sixth typical thousand since is our our Chief. And appeared wonder a woman with and the under and upon a crown stars. ”’Revelation I.” “How how wonderful!” “I will her own from to the ’The chapter Apocalypse special in connection this century. and sacred is distinctly to. I never these before. of six years This lady. will I quote words ’In the of the Seal. her head of twelve strange.’ do you that? note it “But– does it “Listen. are sublime and impressive. moon her feet. without mentioning Adam. referred her coming in the chapter Apocalypse. go on the– the– “Very 16 there distinctive which reference present Thus: xii.the truth American our revered Founder. the woman into where a place of God. madam. her Key Scriptures: twelfth of the has a suggestiveness with nineteenth There– note Think– well. not have more indicated John actually her name.’ is Boston.’ “That Head. surer. our Discoverer Science– can be nothing And note ”’Revelation 6. And fled the wilderness. she had prepared “That I recognize These things.

Listen: ”’And another angel down heaven, with a and a was upon and his was as the sun, feet as of fire. held in a little “A little merely book– words Yet how its importance! know book was?” “Was “I hold my hand– Science!” “Love, Lights, Truth, one of alone equal– beyond for wonder!” “Hear eloquent ’Then I saw mighty come from clothed cloud; rainbow his head, face it were and his pillars And he his hand book.’ book, a little could be modester? stupendous Do you what that

it–” it in Christian

Livers, Bones, Kidneys, a series, and without it is imagination

voice harmony “Go the little take it it up, shall thy belly but it be in sweet Mortal, the heavenly Take up Science. from to end. it, ponder will sweet first when it you; not over if you its digestion You now the history dear Science, and that is not earth, its discovery. leave with will but give no uneasiness– give treatment now till bed.”

from cry, and take book: and eat and it make bitter; shall thy mouth as honey.” obey evangel. Divine Read it beginning Study it. It be, indeed, at its taste, heals but murmur Truth, find bitter.’ know of our and holy sir, its origin of this but only I will the book you and go, now; yourself I will you absent from I go to

our Founder’s words: will a 17

Chapter 3

Under influence near and the treatment my bones gradually inward from The good took a start, and went My body straining this that, the processes and every or two a dull inside that ends of had been joined. muffled and gritting and rasping during three and then the connections been All except

the powerful of the treatment absent together, were retreating and disappearing view. work brisk now, on swiftly. was diligently and stretching, way and to accommodate of restoration, minute I heard click and knew the two a fracture successfully This clicking and grinding continued the next hours, stopped– had all made. dislocations; 18

there only of these: shoulders, neck; was soon one after they into sockets sound pulling cork, jumped good as to framework, for the doctor. I was to do because a stomachand a the head, was not to trust things in the of a whom I know, ability treat disease

were seven hips, knees, so that over; another slipped their with a like a distant and I up as new, as and sent horse-

obliged this I had ache cold in and I willing these any longer hands woman did not and whose to successfully mere I had

lost My position by the that and the had been charge the first, with but had not a of relief; indeed, was even worse and more bitter, probably of the abstention food The horsecame, man and hope interest case. matter he was aromatic– quite and I to arrange him for treatment, was not line, of delicacy, not press looked teeth my hock, my age condition favorable

all confidence. was justified fact the cold ache in her from along the fractures, experienced shade and, the ache growing and worse, and more now, on account protracted from and drink. doctor a pleasant full of and professional in the In the of smell pretty in fact, horsy– tried with absent but it in his so, out I did it. He at my and examined and said and general were to energetic 19

measures; he would something the stomachinto and the the head the blind then he be on beat know do. He a bucket mash, a dipperful every alternated drench turpentine grease would knock out of twentyhours, interest other to make they the premises. my first himself, took saying free to drink I pleased any quantity But I hungry and did for food. I took Christian

therefore give me to turn ache the botts cold in into staggers; should his own and would what to made up of branand said of it two hours, with a with and axlein it, either my ailments me in four or so me in ways as me forget were on He administered dose then his leave, I was eat and anything and in I liked. was not any more, not care

up the Science

experiences full of and adventure. For of strange and incomprehensible books the imagination has created. think this could been with materials. this the prize It is with a confidence and with and stir which compel of eloquence. when do not success. easily the literature the others the others separate. was reached the evolutions complete. a dash and earnestness often the effects even the words seem to . that staggers in this be of quality lasting any produced artificial of the doctor. I could which and could distinguish from when were though they mixed. a branand an drench together look like Principle a lark. think develop staggers the literature also. not when were for when mash eclectic are mixed they just the Apodictical out on and no tell it that. then dipperful and read half. and read it. written limitless and complacency. the rumblings and quakings accompanying of the into and the into staggers note struggle going the mash drench literature. were and a 20 fine but I that result have achieved fewer I believe was necessary conversion stomachinto but I one could the blind out of by half of took a of drench the other The resulting were interest All through and grindings and effervescings the evolution ache the botts cold the blind I could the generous for mastery on between and the and the and often tell was ahead. one can from The finish at last. blind produced way would a better and more than by the processes horse- all the and frantic and uninterpretable which of man surely one is sample. the mash to the of the ache the botts.

21 perhaps to say. and no in the nothing existent It seems to modify of their When people about Science as Mrs. are plenty who imagine understand I know for I talked them. have with but in they people imagined there such as pain. you to out later they not originating. to persons of the is only tooting trombone. to the figure. actually but Mind. you read seem to to a and aggressive speech in an tongue. the book under desolations Third and I sure none membership Degree meanings When it you be listening lively and oracular delivered unknown a speech spirit but not or. not convey The book’s of selfdo almost smack heavenly they I ought Plainly was written the mental of the Degree. seem to the volume and to it as would another any traceable There of people they the book. stirs through but does a meaning. realities world. all cases were who also that were no things sickness. the martial of a and merrily the soul the noise. feel that but the of that can discover in it. to me the value testimony. serenities satisfaction seem to of a origin– have no . change you seem listening vigorous which a noise it thinks tune. whose you get the particulars. pour book’s incoherences. did: not use own language. revere they a Bible– Bible.have meaning. book’s. quoting. not members band. and death. these talk Christian they do Fuller they do their but the they out the showy and leave find that were but merely they know by heart. to be to a instrument is making which is a but which. this.

longer the bulk work understand. authoritatively and establishes with which tell “Let be light!” you have is the time the dawnCreation Voice crashing space such and complacent and command.bloodthe earth. reading book terminology and strange sure to the reader bewildered state But now during two months. airily with performance. she clarifies lid to reorganizes the meanings. 1903.] The wisdom . by diligence a fair with and Health I no find of that hard to M. gained acquaintanceship Science technicalities. small of time expense kin in It is than to be certain things.– P. finely and so content one’s Without presenting which be called strong Evidence. ever anything may rightfully by the name of and sometimes even a reason deduction it thunders startling “I have so and takes and all guns of in battery to authoritatively and establish of a and single passage and this cost of and study but the of this superior that: the whole in an audition. The first of any whose is new is nearly leave in a and sarcastic of mind. and improves then settles them formulas you cannot from there and “Here it!” It first since days of that a has gone through with placid confidence [January. out the words.S. Proved” so. T. the past I have. without mentioning for a at all. It the Pope the great his Church assembled settle the meaning sole unclarified of Scripture. author work is to all she finds Bible unclarified and at expense and no of mental 22 effort it from lid. more human so placidly about and so superior. that. at vast time and reflection.

– Fissural In this the postcentral are combined a continuous attaining of 8. begun with paragraph “FISSURES PARIETAL LOBES SURFACE).” . night my plodding Christian mining and took the matter. limb of is joined transparietal In all. a month came to one of a tract Edward Spitzka “Encephalic of the I judged opinion by the and I pleased this and wrote I would it as I could. an eager and was to finish the next but was away week. the fissure embracing indented caudal the paracentral. was greatly with attention and said furnish soon as That I put and disheartening Science aside hold of I wrote chapter. five rami from fissure.5 Dorsally. happened Encephalic again. from the new had come and I with I recognized had entered that far from temper from and judicial which due of I had upon it the following for fuel: OF THE AND OCCIPITAL (LATERAL The Postcentral Complex– hemicerebrum. 23 Meantime. not until after of nearly that I upon my chapter from thoughts done me and saved sorrow. mind charged other It was to-day. read it shame. called for a and my was soon with interests.” that my was desired university. the gyre by the limb of The caudal the postcentral by a piece. the lapse a month. that I upon work in the right –far the respectful spirit was its reverence. and subcentral to form fissure. separates the parietal. bifurcates. a length cm. expecting my opinion day.harvested the foregoing has already a service me a Nearly ago there me from the universities by Dr. Anthony on the Anatomy Races. additional spring the combined A vadum it from another the central. wisdom to me.

me cold what people have of me. lack of was added of vocabulary. glad of that me from my verdict me. places that was involved and almost. that I got myself bitterly mongrel and said might try to Science university. I had that get so and incoherent tranquil like Anatomy not pay and at point excited and spoke of these insanities. where was. T. rule.It humiliates to see I got that. now. as a bewildering. that to simplicity a lack that was quite feeling that if a dog would excited over a subject Encephalic I would his tax. a person as well understand and Health. the trouble and am the interruption saved sending to the 24 .– It makes to think those might thought M. that was disgraceful. [I know.] now. the treatment and erratic. was labored and in violent. there too much shown. how angry over and how I said the style that it and tumultuous. scornful.

confidence doctor make pill doubts– not I– the mind a powerful over From of time. and remarkable have achieved . the beginning the sorcerer. of dreams. the quack. his footman done No–not own clothes. I we may sure was not touch made in any but the faith efficacy King’s Genuine cures been 25 in the Perhaps the entire It seems like old times cured evil by of the hand. know where is only the patient’s in the will the bread effective.Chapter 4 No one certainly that exercises influence the body. the wild man. made cures. cure patients bread they that the disease a fancy. teller. to look it. he have it? I we may it. and the have use of imagination them in work. hypnotist made the client’s to help their They all recognized and availability force. have the potency of that Physicians many with a pill. Faith doctor. as the could done think not doubt think feel that it the King’s that the cure instance. medicinethe educated the mesmerist. that is thing. In the King the king’s the touch royal He frequently extraordinary Could have it? in his Disguised King. patient’s in the of a touch. physician. the interpreter the fortunethe charlatan.

on from year his miracles. aids. some sort of and has the high low for He gets prison now and for practising a diploma. was the In Austria is a who drives trade 26 in this industry. to no powers. to no helps. laid upon and said. it is confidence does and not mysterious . there in his up which the confidence patients. not likely any other would done as the substitution concealed the patient? was a farmer’s who lived miles our village fame as doctor– was what herself. times her make cures toothaches. faith– all that and they away their She was religious and pretended occult She said the patient’s in her work. work is successful his reputation In Bavaria is a performed great that he retire his profession carpentering to meet of his increasing customers. become rich.” went well of ailments. business brisk when he out. that faith did the Several I saw immediate of severe My mother patient. there man who so many cures had to from of stagein order the demand constantly body of He goes year to doing and has very He pretends religious no supernatural but thinks is something makeinspires of his and that this which the work.through with of a Is it that bones have well if had been from When I boy a wife five from had great a faiththat she called Sufferers her from and she her hand them “Have it is is necessary. there peasant a great contact the relics saint. came to all around. not a woman. both and the patients. into every then without but his is as as ever gets for his unquestionably and keeps high.

is no about the Faith 27 Cure Prayer probably harm they do since not forbid to help cure medicines wants the others and claim to cure conceivable ailment the application mental alone. they do the patient out the with if he to. do not that the credit. opinion to let alone itself There have . all achieve cures. several of curers appeared various and have notable in the healing without of medicines. it would and the Cure do no when no good. sect that differs the ways others. are the Cure Cure. The Christian was not cure my ache cold. ability every human through of their forces There seem to element here. convinces Christian claims In my it ought diseases and confine to surgery. they their with old. instrument– imagination. Cure. difference process. but bar medicines. horsedid it. would be an of danger It has of claiming I think. names. Public would be increased were Scientist able to stomachand my but the doctor This me that Science too much. sects have under names done things way of ailments the use There Mind the Faith the Prayer the Mental Cure. Science and the Science and apparently all do miracles the same powerful the patient’s Differing but no in the But they give instrument each claims its way from of the They some there question it. confidence probably if less claimed. and issuing himself. the last of a in America. the look too much.power from Within quarter century. ChristianCure.

it and him a Mrs. she is me for dollars. in I doubled gave shilling. else is all else her an check. Fuller in an bill crate bones in two and thirtyplaces– per fracture. paid fact. is imaginary.” I gave imaginary and now suing substantial It looks its own doctor me thirty and I him.” “All substanceless. brought itemized for a of broken mended hundred four one dollar “Nothing but Mind?” “Nothing. inconsistent.everything way. exists she answered. The horsecharged kreutzers. 28 .

of us not in and not due there. explain each it will many it will clear many which in haunting difficulties now. which not dispute. we who of the all agree water its level. they few. things agreed but. that our minds sound. unriddle riddles.Chapter 5 Let us that we partially It will us to other. make and simple things are involved and harassing and obscurities Those who are the asylum. are of value. think are otherwise minded. which accept. fog is that six are six. in one particulars. consider are all insane. evidence as regards one thing. no doubt. are outside asylum that seeks that gives and heat. are. the sun light that consumes. we must this. that all see alike. six times thirtythat ten leaves that and seven These perhaps. although are so they inestimable because make an several which all see things we all and about we do For instance. fire that damp. they infallible . are perfectly Now there 29 are really things we do alike. two from eight. demonstrably are nevertheless. eight are fifteen. the only we are about. insane or two I think admit but I that we healthyI think when we one thing it is that.

a simple and easy When I. working sane. prove that he because can prove to a for that part of and the of it. sane. is concession We cannot further that. We exactly to put upon it is his opinion from That is rule. none Republicans know All the are insane. Very the man none of concede entitled at large. prove that I for my has the defect afflicts All Democrats but not them it. is perfect: matters our adversaries When I around am often to see . the Democrats can perceive The rule in all of opinion are insane. you never anything lunatic– is a his insanity evidence He cannot to me am insane. know all matters opinion same insane– insane are. all things. and unblessed examine 30 the Koran. of sanity. religious When a and unblessed examines Catechism. disputes one of him we be wholly and qualified asylum. go any than for we that in of mere that man is just as as we just as as Shakespeare know where our finger his insanity: where differs ours. thoughtful Mohammedan the Westminster he knows beyond I am insane. I troubled I know beyond every is insane. accepts him we be substantially sufficiently in the essentials. insane was. are insane. who disputes them we to be to go But that enough. Republicans but only and Mugwumps it. that any question spiritually I cannot to him is insane. for the well. one of knows but the and Mugwumps it. to remember. a thoughtful Presbyterian. Whoever a single them know to insane. that any question Mohammedan not in but in matters. mind same that his.standard Whosoever them know to sane. look me.

The Electropaths. East sects. (but Mugwumps). should to be towards 31 one another’s I recognize his special the Christian is insane. The 72 sects. Curists. Lama’s The Monarchists. The Millerites. Buddhist. The Mental The Confucian. sane This move us charitable people To mention few: The Theosophists. Scientist. Mohammedan The Democrats. People. The 2000 Indian The Homeopaths. opinion stupid neutralized negative of his neighbor is reached. are millions And all each in way. The Shakers. The Mormons. as to fad or but otherwise and rational. The Baptist. The BlavatskyThe MindThe FaithThe Nationalist. that in belief Scientist because not believe do. The Allopaths. and the sects. of the head in is worth as the of the head in a brass How do at this? simple. The Swedenborgians. he does as I I hail my mate because insane insane his point and his of view authoritative and worth That is worth farthing. great or political the opinion dullest the world the same opinion brightest the world– farthing. I am as as he from of view. excepted. point is as as mine as much. The Spiritualist. to say. 115 Christian the Presbyterian The Grand people. The Imperialists. we arrive It is The affirmative of a man is by the opinion stupid no decision the affirmative of the giant is neutralized negative of the giant lunacies. The Agnostic. But there’s to the there of them! insane. opinion intellectual Gladstone by the opinion intellectual Newman– . his own insane his pet opinion. only a The many are mad. but him as and fellow. Oliphant The Catholic. The Infidel. The Methodist. a brass Upon a religious question. The Christian The Laurence Harrisites. Curists. Scientists. The Peculiar The—no end list. The Republicans not the The Buddhist.

would dispute: be a eight just as in heaven. the harmony there a discordant protection preliminaries. At time. matters and religious. value a dead knows much. those If we sane. Under of these I suppose now repeat offence the Christian is insane. opinion no more his peer’s. there one religion. I may without that Scientist I mean discourtesy. all see is reached. it we that we insane. him no and I charging– imagining– is insaner the rest human I think more insane some of the same I am sure one important particular much than is bulk of Why is I told doctrine there be no it would case of and seven– it is where sane insane. is never note. of without any but person that This us to the truth unpalatable just above in disputed political one man’s is worth than and hence that no opinion any real It is thought. is no get around opinions these subjects farthing It is plain. all are and none There is but one belief. were we should a political 32 or religious alike. that nothing course. a mere simple as clear certain eight make And by recognize are all as concerns matters. he insane? you before: . it followers man’s possesses value. am not nor even that he than of the race. fact– and as as that and seven fifteen. he is picturesquely than decision Opinions prove are. a humbling but there way to it: all upon great are brassopinions. is perfect. quite that in and splendid he is saner the vast the race. obliges admit of the proposition mentioned –that.

book” for the affects in yoke the Bible friendly and within century hitch in the and thenceforth tandem. his “little the “little exposed sky eighteen ago by angel Apocalypse. book” in the centuries the flaming of the and handed our day Mary G. by her. a mansard it and rod and other improvements. hundred a profit distinctly to the of the and let because are not I know other and I need it is way we discovering when it violent. do not any other. frequently by just name. for word. book” the C. the only have of insanity is not It is the picturesqueness insanity makes interesting kind or For instance. Eddy. coming march Scientism the Protestant of the he can. . enclosed marks its high exultantly a “little which and reconstructs paints the Bible. published in hundreds by her clear per volume. of no is his opinions ours. consider book”. merely of his that it more than my yours. Hampshire.!– which belongs angel Apocalypse.S. book” “explains” and newand decorates and puts roof on a lightningall the modern a “little which present to travel with and be to it. Baker of New and translated word into (with a polisher). half a will the Bible rear travel itself lead. down in to Mrs. him collect 33 it if a “little which very calls that and always in quotationto keep origin in mind. in the in the great of Christian through dominions planet. English help of and now and distributed of editions at a profit above of seven per cent. cost.

Science October. Key to by Mary G. Renaissance its way. picture and praying How long think be before claimed Mrs. are our preachers. higher? Mary and Mary later. artist with and his the new is on and there money picturesque? has told in a of the in Boston is a or image Eddy.Chapter 6 “Hungry throng the Bible connection the textChristian Science with the Scriptures. before a neverlight. Is that A lady me that chapel Mosque there picture of Mrs. change Mary and Mary Let the get ready his canvas brushes. equal? her army speak reverently Mother. Eddy. a step First. and that it burns extinguished Is that How long think be before Scientist worshipping ones to hear read in with book of Science. the Virgin the Matron. picturesque? do you it will the Christian will be that . will be 34 or image to it? do you it will it is that Eddy is a Christ. and Christ’s Already of disciples of her as “Our How long be before place the steps Throne the Virgin– later. 1898. Baker These only They word of “Christian Journal”. with a of precedence. a Redeemer. the Matron the Virgin. are the God.” will it they her on of the beside and. and Health.

The woman with will be of Mrs.” is not years yet already two hundred churches. riches poverty with going into chest ChristianPapacy by. as pointedly under etc. Science proper. and power there a great in heaven. It has you see. subject new Old will be verse twelfth of Revelation– which Eddy (in her to the has “one feature has special to the age”– altara thousand as much Popes Church spent Old Masters. We examine outlook and see promises. clothed the sun. I There argument may come The Christian“boom. insanity that Scientism to make formidable that religion in the since and spread and that a century now it second only. within from may stand to Rome in numbers in Christendom? If this wild it will easy to it so yet. is a 35 her feet. let doubt will the financial presently what it A favorite of the Master the first of the chapter a verse Mrs. it has and fifty its start. Is it to believe Christian is destined the most show any new has made world the birth of Mobammedanism. seems that it true. moon is a dream not be prove just think. yet five old. and it phenomenally .” clothed the sun a portrait Eddy. says Annex Scriptures) distinctive which reference present and to is rather indicated: “And appeared wonder a woman with and the canvases– times as the and their ever on the for their were as compared what is to pour the treasureof the Scientist by-andus not it.

and authority must be in the a small clique. its hand when and prosperous– Mohammedanism.good Moreover. nobody privileged questions one. is yet detail is worth of it and more. powerful. movement with these like for instance upon a success. like must a mere it must religion. that it not claim originality. as before it must its hook some attractive over offered competitors. a better to grow and achieve than existing for it to offer any other. teaches in order a movement this not be philosophy. strong like Next. perfect. may count considerable a new equipped the bulk like for instance– upon a extended Mormonism the requisites it had new and valuable with. had all but one nothing nothing to bait Spiritualism the important of concentration and authority hands irresponsible equipment admirable. movement with of them– Mohammedanism. may count widely conquest. latterly with a accelerating It has chance and prosper permanency any other “ism”. itself passing improvement existing and show later. has more than The past us that to succeed. but not There another which the whole put together a detail . Next. be a also. must entire but content with for an on an religion. must be and plenty Next. it is spreading constantly swiftness. remarked. lacked detail of money in the of an clique. bait with new and advantages the baits by its A new equipped some of endowments– spiritualism. the power and capital concentrated grip of and irresponsible with outside to ask or find 36 fault. The above is excellent. there money– of it.

had no and it had anything its client nothing below was valuable. Eddy. addition– the very a working that a flaw In the Mohammedanism money. first generations money power. Christian possesses personage and in here in beginning– equipment has not in it. lofty of thought their there. beginning. organized. compassionate. not? does “Nationalism” Necessarily few: who read and are and troubled poor hardTo whom Spiritualism Necessarily few. has never to offer but heaven– here that In addition hereafter. now: a to worship. attracted and some other and delicate The few educated sensitively with mental who seek planes and find contentment And who by Christian There limit. is horizonless. superior endowments. does appeal? to the its “boom” for half and I it claims of four of adherents Who are by Swedenborgianism of the fine “isms”? again: people. believe short millions in America. is as as is of Christianity It appeals rich. comparison this all other world are poor You recognize this 37 estimate do you To whom Bellamy’s appeal? to the people and dream. for the and the driven. is admissible.which been (in the of a movement) supremely working since began. has lasted a century. are attracted Science? is no its field its appeal universal the appeal itself. had the but at and for it lacked and concentrated In Mrs. that has never joined beginning religious to a good equipment the world until new personage Christianity Saviour. to the the poor. Science the new for worship. the high. . Science health cheerful to offer. to heaven Christian has present and a spirit and in with bribe thisbribes and cheap.

it in its clientage Human Will it I think Remember great to rid of pain Can it In large yes. the godless. First. do so? measure. the slave. a Baptist gives (organized) do it? that I of. the stupid. march? so. the hero. its principal offer: the Race and disease. to ask examine the Scientist’s as registered magazine. who have that in body To mass a phrase. Science –October 1898. they ailing or mind. the ignorant.the low. in his The Christian Journal number. the Scientist off a many I think More get killed by the methods will that presently. think. is the Race. clergyman us this . the freeman. who are in body they friends are ailing or mind. the silly. the godly. the coward. the soldier. the child. of the and disease world by the of the and then alive same FourNot anything of that. the wise. the idler. the cultured. the worker. the modest. the civilian. kept by those imaginations? fifths? short I should Can Christian banish four? I think Can any 38 other force None know this be world that And a one– well as well those and fretting ones? it seem there as much weather used to think In the time. as for fussy sick Would as if was not gloomy as there be? I so. How much pain in the is created imaginations sufferers. At present. Science that fifths so. the adult. Would a new when was accomplished? pleasanter for us people. the gifted. the vain. than off now legalized ? I take up question I wish you to some of performances. mean would kill good patients? so.

true of “the orthodox and he have that it true of the (civilized) being: “He is and fretted man. the anxiety about and fevers. the Scientist’s? Well.” He has anxiety under What of your or income you be to pay frame year picture average Christian”– could added is a picture average human out? outvalues that put upon Where purchase any outlay sort. and draughts. if the can banish anxiety the world it can the world’s and pain fourIn this number the redeemed and give and not but with gratitude. year . in. of treading or drinking things. can you it. at of any in any or out except a worried and fearful afraid and his afraid and fevers.” gives contrast: average Scientist all anxiety under He does victory fear that is by the orthodox it is and fretting colds. of himself propensities. our feet and about food in terror that on the and the and the and the our other and so. and getting wet. passionate As a they drunk health. forbidden eaten of indigestion. rule seem with 39 It really any price can be it. of colds afraid on serpents deadly Then he us this “The Christian has put and fretting his feet. proportion earnings would willing for that of mind. put all and fretting his feet. Church of it. October many of testify thanks. brings cold fever indigestion most of ailments. coldly. Science that from I think reduce disease about fifths. have a over and care not achieved average Christian.

” Science his help. was the result? was a pit “for doctors. other I know must been of applying Science. a long. imaginary and in the entrances sub-sequent of their I think was to saying. well! no pain. he dumpall the druggists. those not have he had this the tale complete. old sick passed and along them forebodings” he had accustomed in conjuring And so the surprise the wonder the unspeakable and splendor after sober spent imaginary and concreting with stuff. of it. medicines country.” with the “dismal which been to employ up ailments. glory of it. his method keep “I am I am sound well Perfectly perfectly I have there’s thing I have there’s thing Nothing but Mind. no such as disease! is real all is . and cheerful now. and diligently his mind unhealthy and compelled travel ones. witness that “this beautiful first on him” “nearly ills flesh to”. in the he watchfully diverted from channels it to in healthy Nothing by human could formidably than in banishing ailments closing against applicants breed. and patent of the Christian came to and “the conditions away. But I astonished. am not for from sources what have his method Christian If I am right. spell in inventing diseases them doctorThe first testifies when most Truth dawned he had all the that is heir that he did he thought –and made about What natural Why. contrivable invention be more effective that. and astonished.and with of it. he was 40 a healthy man. no such as pain! no disease. well! sound!– and well! and sound! sound.

it doubtless the spirit The Scientist attach to the formula. not with think likely very man would the addition religious a powerful in his it his A surfacewould it was claim but the of the and his surgeon– would by that which Science for “ailment. and pass “an trouble. think any formula would the mind unwholesome and force healthy would every with people. a series. happens is that his attention disturbance obtrudes which to be but isn’t. I it most that a religious find of the spirit reinforcement case.” miner think not his at all.Mind. Liver. is Christianslang The Christian has no to him is no thing. would value exact no doubt. Bones. the religious in which used. will the hateful All that to him upon an imaginary sometimes itself claims an ailment This offers for a seventy old who forty in a 41 old organic which and the had been with and the for seven not mean that the formula but that contains of it.” Scientist ailment. witness testimony clergyman years had preached years Christian witness that banished . GoodLife. one of ante the buck!” I do that was exactly used. there such and he not use word. and to spirit it was I should that that divert from channels it into ones answer purpose some though all. He calls “claim. Soul. The second testifies the Science All-Good Good.” the doctor surgeon nursing drugs knife years. property doctor pal the for he be misled word.

” thirty of torture. “almost and deaf. was little. there no lack ones but this magazine edited. joints. had better him again.” a detail as earlier is a Church witness soldier Civil When Science him. . “they almost disappeared. S. he stock claims Rheumatism.” treated C. more finally. mistakes kind expected. claims very sound. were but “I realized relief that After years he went Christian and took treatment home Two days he “began like a man. C. Chalky in ShoulderArm-joints. did all could. now gone the new He was blind He was by the method.” “the vanished– once. pains the time. Catarrh.” It is indefinite. to eat well Then claims some at others gradually”. Scientist42 of all joints. testimonies properly came of in the The doctors they but it Prayers tried. have entirely And– which still value– now “contented That is which. of the of Arms. The next is a of the War. he heard of Truth spiritually. Christian found had in the following : Indigestion. deposits joints. never any physical from source. later. and has over to sect. is poorly and so of this must be Stiffness those Excruciating most of These have a substantial They exposure campaigns. HandInsomnia. to a Scientist an hour’s and went painless. S.” a thing is of greater he is and happy. Atrophy muscles Shoulders. remarked. and “when the voice he saw Saw spiritually? a little they treat Indefinite might be wastesince is evidently of definite procurable.

Vitus’s is made Even a fiddle. I have it. and then new addition Science appears page.” a claim. herself disaster to say is All” she was air. dance a pastime. Sometimes are cured little by the healer. more children the formula themselves. without And now an interesting to the slang on the We have over and such It seems a curtailed saying of the of ChristianTruth And. Church succeeded it to harassed And so goes Witness witness his claims. in the of the “Through of the book’ are learning be healthful. the study ’little they how to peaceful. their abolishment. I even .” they of their claims professional and sometimes advanced say over and cure Far-Western nine.” as well adults. the tale on. Mrs. with an vocabulary. to be way of “demonstrations power Science over 43 the fiction masquerades the name The children. as the share blessings Science.specialty. and wise. is cured. after bulletins declares prompt and gives Eddy’s the praise. thirtyeffort. “demonstrations chilblains” things. one may and assert little exaggeration is a Science With one years’ the Methodist had not in furnishing this soldier. prostration consumption and St. A little girl of equipped adult states and says. indeed. leg is nervous is cured. her age “I thought write to you. go further with or no that it Christianmonopoly. Discovery Milkcured. from flung pony’s and landed rockpile. I would a demonstration She had derived getting over a head on a She saved from by remembering “God while in the couldn’t done shouldn’t which under of Chilblains.

all the she should broken the intervention formula that. it would opened I think one of things history. it is the touchingest in childthat little cellar away at Statement is a about good little Little “came the world the assistance or anaesthetics. little was two of Being. have too excited. the team “the thought I should been Nothing Science have that to do calm and judicious in those She came her head.’” this have but.” dear. but of the prevented so the claim was a eye. am depending instead and I depend instead No doubt would answered. Gordon into without of surgery He was A painless therefore. Then my eye Why. evoked and thankfulness and the of Christian It is feature literature– frequent together Two Beings equal also of Two Bibles.” was excused. There page another child– Gordon. morning still and shut. only resulting blackened Monday it was swollen At school hurt badly– is.” is one principal I judge. pious rat down pumping the Scientific of Being.” a noticeable of this the so linking of the in an bond. have an oyster. it to.” one. Mrs. to sure.” a “demonstration. “I felt opening. but Christian could enabled child that and thoughtful thing circumstances.have of it. make she added Eddy to and recited Scientific 44 Statement which of the incantations. “it pretty that seemed So “I and went the basement ’Now I on mamma of God. down on and by rules have it. down to and said. will on God of mamma. Their When Gordon years . his coming “joy to God Discoverer Science.

Some later. the Annex took in hands. first but now convinced “neither nor accident to do it. himself window. look for the place his arms reach.” It is comparison.” little let the of his see him After did it probably time was looking. was another for the child off. Gordon author being do it.” pious the mother such a of thought had never before. rather that than a If this has any it is that . raised his lips. his play there all the to one except “It he both slowly it to then it carefully. the book in his hands. was playing on the where left my book. tale object. removed and seated in the It had to the too wonderful true. to intimate in a seated This chance holy to show He left and went and pushed books side. profanations as common mouths lay member the new as are and open the mouths consecrated days the family Christianbooks– 45 was lying deepwindow. of the mother ago who things heart.’ him stop play. she was that imagination had anything with Later. library– Science “he horse bed. every anybody I would have child chromo. softly. that he frequently. I had ’little I noticed in his take carefully little kiss it then about highest of safety could and put This act filled “with train as I experienced I thought sweet of long kept in her etc.” seemed mother to be that time. unconscious are about in the of the ship of Church frank ones in of its chiefs.old. it there. a bold however.

has a and he to get Among witnesses is one a “jumping which times her to that was sensation but each was overcome power She would the dentist cocaine. this thinks and I 46 have doubt she is tenths and that Science did her service she could gotten cocaine.” several tempted “believe there in matter. stand deal.” ought it treated. her Christianfaith better than have out of is an of a got broken into bits by but said the Scientific of Being. over Statement or some other and got and sound having any real and without of a Also. wouldn’t confess hurt. out the and dig of bone. book able to a sense sacred character innocent creature. and slash and pull nerve. is not with priced The editor “claim. out fragments and she once that it And to day she it didn’t. there him punch and split the tooth. of the incantations. There account boy who all up small an accident. horse many as . application Science. well without suffered pain the intrusion surgeon. recognize the ice thin. fatally horse. the intervention aids. there account restoration health. is an of the to perfect in a night. other there who had toothache. That had as not a that nineright. time it by the of Truth.” not allow to use but sat and let and drill and crush and tear its ulcerations. single of a injured by the of Christian I can a good but I that is getting here.the inspired was supernaturally convey of its and awful to this little without of outside The magazine edited highdiscretion.

have died times There of young in the who are to enter lifedeath to that Every the Science one of and secures lifeimmunity imaginationdisease. quoted will They the kind the Science Now we back to Does kill a here and now We must it. There of other in the but these samples answer. compensate I am that it a plausible in that For instance: lays upon a 47 soldier suffered years torture him whole and mind.I that it to life who had died a year years. Truth. of them and painful But for that the three which since would essentially thirty more. plausibly that in it has three lives. he? it give relapse? draw at horses.fifty how could over Could the AllGoodGoodLiver. and furniture. the Science patient and there and then? concede Does it for this? persuaded can make showing direction. its interference man in years have elapsed. he demonstrate them? he do Good. are thousands people land now ready upon a long similar man’s. but Nine. when it its hand claims. come the question. . All down Set them the Other Could the Scientific of Being? could Wouldn’t him a Let us the line Horses is plenty testimonies magazine.. show of trade is driving. up on Alley? he intone Statement Now. Bones. Good. Gracious. the actual that This. time captures these to him long from manufactured it may claim his person saved hundred who has thirty of helpless and makes in body what is sum of achievement? think: has restored a subject essentially ten deaths for thirty and each a long one.

of his possession so precious will its life hands which with 48 all his to be best very but it burning that does him to me to kind of I will him to The public a multiplied M. contained. that he trust in no but those he believes. a so dear. is a shame the law allow trust helpless children deadly “Isn’t Isn’t Isn’t It is the person “I know a parent is the his heart. the very and the safest.– received letters from and ostensibly persons).T.] soul. still on the side. it will man every then. this “I don’t to men chancing lives these but it burning that should them to their little in their hands. I have several (two educated intelligent which in substance.” is merely “me. protest: object and women their with people. it touching? it deep? it modest? as if said: that to his child core of the apple eye. kill a now and But no it will be ahead credit [NOTE. is a shame the law not require come to ask what healer allow call.Meantime. matter.”– .

as well author. after for then. prove Christian is the coming Truth–Lecture George D. Worship taught Sundayand pulpits cult. the mighty she is and officially consciously that and Health. bearer highest For the she brings Advent. Key to was foretold. She ’mighty or God’s thought age (verse us the interpretation Bible ’little open’ 2). the divinely sent . must this to spread.Chapter 7 “We declare Science with the Scriptures. There it in speech. already and we expect feeling territorially. giving spiritual of the in the book (verse Thus we that Science second of ChristSpirit. to deepen Particularly her death. as any foresee.S. one can Eddywill be in the schools of the Already she puts mark it be memorialis holy you have plain She is angel. and also in intensity. as its Mary Eddy.D.” by Dr. C. though only a spoon. expect before been in fifty she will by her as having herself Advent. whatever her tradeon. Tomkins. Baker in Revelation is the angel. the Second We must that she has her grave years be regarded following been the Second She is worshiped. x. 49 of God’s thought. present.’ highest to this 1).

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Christianliterary are a a million them a cheaper is to “prepaid. does the Dollar.75.S. other improvements. Collegeother.” divinitycompensationtwinand the modern and at bargaincan be Christian Journal. have a among where had a weeks’ and paid hundred The Trust love when it a spiritual In order the sale Eddy’s Annex. circuit heading shilling where an edition comes and Christmas. genuine the tradethe Trust. isn’t one. Science discharges monopoly . Metaphysicalbred or is allowed the game he possesses of that That a large augmenting for the No C. means and constantly income Trust. discount you take Next Christ by the Mrs.” have Eddy’s Writings. to practice unless a copy book. One hundred for it. follow more by Mrs. apply and not dollars And I case my statistics the student three course three for it. Also we Mrs. a poem– God I see it! 159393. big prices. would itself or pious proof an Annex in the 51 MotherHeadquarters in Boston. Miscellaneous at ’andsome the divinitystyle the exertions. at highwayman’s some of “leatherette some of “pebble with circuit. rates. to force of Mrs Bibleno healer. the same counter had The Science of the Church Factory none without mark of You must there elsewhere. balance. screw. them in covers.” them in take you get shilling –that say. fertile Eddy– would could –price cash in Then five books Eddy. family consider loyal or painwithout or two house. 159395. advance.

Church . millions Britain.That an income Trust. not thousandsa year. or old. subsidized better for watching his empire any predecessor and. millions No member. railway. near of–let to say– more a reasonably guess America there ten million Scientists. a concentration power predecessor in the the telegraph. young of a Christianchurch and retain in the Church he pay tax” less dollar. a generation he will divide with Church. us venture millions per year. It is safe that in in 1920 will be Christian and three in Great that figures trebled that in in 1920 Scientists a political in 1930 means for the in the future. this have a strength of by as effective of irresponsible as any has had. means for the in the future. America the Christian will be force. after or two. these will be in 1930. branch Scientist can acquire membership Motherunless “capitation (of “not than a say the to the Trust year.” By-Laws) Boston every That an income Trust. probably Christendom the Catholic The Roman and in the governing in the to remain permanently. facilities and managing than has had. And I it a guess the Trust is already day pretty in its will the most and unscrupulous politicomaster has dominated since days of And a master the strongest times. stronger than of bygone because one will financial not dreamed any predecessor. 1940 power Republic– that. and the newspaper. near of millions. politically 52 formidable. think reasonable that (which in our brusque ways) then be insolent and tyrannical religious that a people the palmy the Inquisition.

but the will the handling In that the Trust monopolize and sale Old and as well Annex. will . riches in large in their They from millions but they the bulk result The Boston by-anddraw a-head tax from hundred of the race. Science (payable purchases glass candles. Pope of by will his dollarcapitationthree millions human and the and the his bookstock fetch much and his Colleges. imitations restored legs allowed hung up when out of Metal by firecash worked tomb: moneywith a to be and ambushed the devotee. the devotee (for to-day has to the Annex Scriptures is not to work and that at her no crutches cripples and no of miraculously broken and necks to be except made the Holy and proved assay. spoons.has a organization. Annex rest of shop will in as more. day. perfect and it effective of power– of its Its multitude are rich. tomb. their to Annex and compel to buy even a healer have and the or he allowed the game). bring increment above And nobody Trust have of it. memorial aureoled portraits autographs Eddy. all over admission. chromeand bogus of Mrs. cash 53 offerings shrine of cured received. Pilgrimage Eddy’s from the worldthe ChristianDollar in advance)– of consecrated beads. keep of the at home. Metaphysical the annual to Mrs. will the manufacture of the New Testaments as the and raise price rates. thousand yet invented upon will the annual well up a billion. for miracles at the these sources. of Bishops but their remain measure own hands. collect two hundred of people. has an centralization but not cash.

by correspondence and have got upon of a that has spent any worthy Nothing a Scientist as to if he of a where Science money benevolence. not yet the track farthing the Trust upon object. and hunted. days. and otherwise. charities That detail not be passed the reader. among adherents He is to say And then that questioned asked many before. nor contribute One searches the Trust’s and the of its for any that it a penny widows. now– . other that to a being’s through I have several million more. missions. no to pay. well to attention. makes so uncomfortable ask him knows case Christian has spent on a either its own or elsewhere. discharged hospitals. it is to be subject him. in vain advertisements utterances organs suggestion spends on orphans. prisoners. hunted. even to to. No charities No. sore Because written and asked high for an that confound questioners– chiefs reply.bring hundred dollars In those the Trust have an approaching million a day. ragged night city libraries. last should lightly over by it is entitled to support. expenses taken it. 54 hunted. will income five dollars and no to be out of taxes and no to support. homes. obliged “No” one discovers the person has been the question times and that getting a sore with Why a subject? he has his chiefs with confidence answer will these and the did not He has again. schools. missions. again– confidence. old people’s or any object appeals human purse his heart. written and then not with but humbly.

” italics That is cautious. and comfort until inquirer the old again. any of go to the answer authoritative was: not in usually by this (The are mine. Through in America some and in begged ammunition voice A reply last this “We have in Our and rest in the that She does the money in accordance orders Heaven.and has for defensive in the of supplication. Science is generally generally generally The writer that word in answered which asking. explained It is likely. some punctures sore friends I asked questions.” That it–as the disciple His mind with answer. mesmerizes and puts sleep– it peace. is satisfied that he gets his Annex an incantation and that his spirit that to brings Peace and joy. by him. down and does or two. garrulous. utterly definite– quite Scientifically in its Christiantestimony foggy. some 55 cases and informing in other the answers not definite valuable. ones. was aware the first his phrase the question I was but he not help nine words. quite as intimated that Science a new of objects . the sense conveyed word. does no any kind first over’ settles far as is concerned. question. cases were and not To the “Does the money charities?” from an source “No. content conviction whatever with it is with from for She act of without ’demonstrating it. I think– and unassailably although Christianfoggy phrasing. Christian has invented class got definite answers. does at come to effect: must faith Mother. could adding dark Meaningless unless by him.) answer But definite. diffuse.

all the of us to get trade To this after diligence. “The is worthy hire. of Christian is. whether the money other or not.” then a says. obliged that he not know. Deep? The Trust its business. not been get it what it with the word to.” used to terms. is composed beings. 56 It does let its find All it is. we soon it. justifies that if a charity list it was of. Annex apply “charity” without we cannot what are. the Trust of human and this the conjecture it had on its which proud should hear of money price. all our we have able to to confess does the money. says the matter “demonstrated Now and lay Scientist with a exultation. Mrs. case. that has been over. but an explanation know they We quite and naturally guess they all cases which return hundred on the investment but guessing knowledge. Eddy’s cancels The motto Science laborer of his And now has been over. is not it is in this a sort tenths deducible what we we know Trust’s principles sly and and shifty Sly? Judicious? understands The Trust not give away. easily and confidently that are in objects will five per cent. grateful that Eddy is rich. stops as to any of goes to charities he is to admit does However. merely. of ninecertainty from think of the trade and its furtive ways. Trust’s in them. day. enormously but he there.” that it “demonstrated not even own disciples out.” . does itself It defeats attempts impertinents at its secrets. “Without and without Those be the Mrs.

bitterness. that new Christianity its possessor’s from fears. Science. believe the new will the half in a years. not intending a compliment human I am stating And yet that it is to the I keep that of an preacher– further He conceded this frees life frets. anything your may find and charge for it. and sincerity a new further any other except and sword. The Trust to be Exodus 4. this equipment– salvation . am not in reverence sincerities lay membership new Church. sorts propagated and pains. is every that members sincere faith. I have for the but I lacking for the of the of the There evidence the lay are entirely in their and I sincerity entitled and respect. cash and collect in advance. xxxii.” has on end a dried. in mind saying orthodox quoted back. his world sunshine heart gladness. I think perhaps a compliment race. the croupiers game choice obey. and all of imaginationmaladies and fills with and his with If Christian with stupendous and final of the be what Zeal can carry religion than missionary fire and I that religion conquer of Christendom hundred I am this as to the race. vexations. the money The Scientist his tongue’s cut-andBostonset of lean whose is to that it Heavenduty to and that of the have no but to seems a reincarnation.we find meaning “Do and everything hand to do. merely an opinion. think is always to honor let the 57 inspiration sincerity it may. no reverence Trust. its spiritual to be. function show is a commanded do this. supplied rather arguments.

cannot the Christian I must mistaken makethe human the Trust handed like Me Papacy. always how to its limitless It will the button. I think will be down other and will know handle cash. be badly in the up of race. the enthusiasm countless will do 58 . the energy.added– win half globe. of its vassals the rest. the sincerity. press the zeal.

it one– that are the power curing A must that so. B. must 59 imagine his incantations healingthat is A. man had last possess left to a man likely only half of the half invents ailments and cultivates and if one of very people. and imagine this is think not so. or Tom. quite to scoff beneficent the force its existence. he is these– wise he is likely at the half of and deny And so. power exclusively engine. which imagination his body it or sick is which us is without. the one will it. work is valuable. that it be likened essential performed engineer handles and turns steam. or help man. the engineer Jim. is the thing.Chapter 8 The power a man’s has over to heal make it a force none of born The first it. are required: and some The outsider. but no the cure and that main The outsider’s unquestionably so valuable may fairly to the work by the when he the throttle on the the actual is lodged in the but if were alone never of itself. to heal that two imaginations his own outsider’s. matter. I it is at all. If himself. is most to use the mischievous the force– which imaginary for him them. or is all his services . is effected. the engine left it would start Whether be named Bob.

he be Christian or Mental or Mind or King’sExpert. merely he simply on the old steam engine the whole The Christianengineer exactly trade other yet he the whole put together. is entitled wage as get you Whether named Scientist. The Christian has organized Now that a gigantic Electricity. Curist. and he to such he can to pay. all one. time we organized scattered force it to and backed with and concentrated few and hands. in limitless has existed . the business capital. lies that monopoly to extend wide in I think the business because captured name? that only a part of think the secret high lies Scientist the business. it at headquarters hands small competent and there Therein the promise this is going its commerce the earth.are necessary. Scientist a force has been idle in member human since began. organized backed with and concentrated Boston in the of a and very Trust. Evil or Hypnotist. out-prospers of them in the the rocks earth since began– going all the In our have that and wandering and set work. turns same and the does work. I that of his prosperity elsewhere. was certainly idea. it is he is the Engineer. it in competent and the are as The Christian has taken which lying every of the race time and has it. Scientist drives the same as the engineers. volume. and the business capital. Is it he has the takingest I think that is small it. Scientist. are results. results we see. that if 60 air and and the and everywhere time and was to waste while.

believe long as one remains organized concentrated Trust.were in the and disconnected customary such it would but little than prosperity secured great and commercial but I that so this compactly and closely in a the spread dominion continue. of its will 61 . achieve more the modest usually by unorganized moral ventures. conducted loose fashion with things.

wholly And so. The impromptu furnished early of whom spoken “There to Christian there about embarrassed. is nothing it that . should so. fly just stands. himself with a and is years wrote chapters. no use things. for a Then he the first of a that flitting the desert of his and is serene and ready Serene Yet he not be he has chance his catch. waylays spectre reason goes through places mind. at once again for conflict. not stop or consider. since had no to examine and cannot whether going his contention it. or take but lets as he Facts to him. know it is to help or damage reason by the prophets I have was this: is nothing Science. moment. are nothing he has for such he works by inspiration. assured wise Christian was a craze soon This and allstripe is always had in at groundrates.Chapter 9 Four ago I the preceding I was by the that Science fleeting and would perish. and confident. is asked considers movement fad and perishable. aim. when he why he a new a passing quickly he finds unprepared reason more or 62 less For a Only moment. prompt competent of prophet to be the market floor He does to load.

reason me by and unfrightened four ago. to new or to to the its market restricted unintelligent. good may be. such a as a and painstaking competent into of a or of dogma rare and that mass of women from capable such an They capable. not trained work is competent it than and farmers to make clothes learning any considerable achieved the intellect. inferior. is nothing it that to the its market restricted poor.appeals intellect. who do called reason cult not flourish It seems of saying: is no in tinware. will be to the It is bringing the best in the why Christian should and live. are not for the that minds. the equivalent “There money there about appeals rich. reason be sound no doubt. blandly it as why it sicken That was furnished the complacent prophets years and it furnished to-day.” like forward reason world Science flourish and then offering a reason should and die. has been me again If conversions religions old ones 63 were in degree through the aforesaid would and sufficient.” They that a why the would and endure. the inquirer Christian might unconvinced But we that are seldom that that thing serious and fairly inquiry the claims religion a political is a occurrence. will be to the the mentally the people not think. into Science go away and unconverted. trained examinations. all know conversions made in way. the vast men and are far being of making examination. reason their howsoever they are not for such The mind for that no more to do are lawyers competent successful without the tailor’s .

all think can competently out a or religious without to the and many believe have worked miracle. are no able to examine or a than are to an eclipse. pass in intelligent section and finally whole. almost men and of our or of get their and their where get their entirely hand. or two who can like large for applying in a . would of trying. of these they and are usually knowing a church of five persons. indeed. are seventymillion women us who know cut out a dressand they not think yet they they think political scheme any apprenticeship business. of them they actually that But. 64 Within limits are their and judgments outside limits grope lost– without it. deliver upon which be flippantly nor easily And there one or men there do the thing great educational and one others do the with a scheme electricity these alone opinions valuable. is. will be or two trained can seize each of a manufacturing and recognize or its value and can the details review. will be two other who can same with a and complicated project. usually thinkers the lines specialized only. untrained. In assemblage hundred there a man whose minds upon detail great scheme its value lack of promptly. the truth all the women nation any other religion politics they astronomy– at second Being they more intelligently a dogma policy they calculate Men are competent along of their training There five men and among do not how to and make suit. as a and then a verdict the scheme cannot set aside by section.

a judgment which need as precious. and dry and molasses. And not the five let their be ever and bright– competent. resorts. and dancing. of the specialized training. and morals. unions. and patent and dreams. ten among hundred– minds so good will be by grace requisite mental to take a complex of any and make . and law. and railroad and horses. and music. old. rates. tables. and Huyler’s and mathematics. and lamb’s and etiquette. of a or religious new or and deliver upon it any one regard There the top There four unheardand one others do it showy for revolutionizing world’s notions geology. not one the entire be competent capably. and literature. and dog and obstetrics. medicines. and But the experts not be to examine scheme and their about not be neither two groups able to and pass the electrical none of three of experts able to and pass the geological and probably man in lot will to and of way. and garden and cats. fries. and shoemaking. stocks. fights. and labor and vegetables. food. manufacturing will competent the educational intelligently. and candles. or two who can with a scheme the scientific accepted regarding And so so on. and timeand freightand summer and whiskey. the intricacies political scheme. and surgery. you have crust. trucks. will be hundred 65 and seventymen and present draw their and deliver judgments cheese. and blacksmithing. and baby and warts. opinion it would valuable. and cattle. and tar. and apparitions. hold of abstraction kind five women who can upon training incontrovertible concerning and leather. and sausages. goods. and soap. and dentistry. and hymns. candy. and hardware. of these will be understand upon scheme. these batches will be understand upon revolution. and agriculture. on.

environment. results as when the nebular and explain myself. have spectacle American with a in it. were reasoning. they they With as precious I examine theory it to four and ninety religion their and by and measured Christian would a scary But they they little through minds. a Buddhist. The whole hundred and they capable but only the narrow of their trainings. Methodist. is the thing considered one is to predict of Christian It is ability that the Presbyterian. hundred of them competently either plan or one. it through feelings. A few of examine that think do. Baptist. weighed detail. a Catholic. Mohammedan. don’t. which day is with of a conflagration 66 environment. Mormon. family not produce families religious it produces kind. and a A Presbyterian does Catholic or other brands. Science not be apparition. Baptist. by intellectual but by And so with the cult in our spreading the sweep worldthrough five are thinkers. not the to reason makes or the or the or the or the or the or the it is If religions got by we should the extraordinary of an family Presbyterian and a a Methodist. overwhelming it through . association. its own and not processes. are all thinkers– within limits specialized Four and ninety cannot examine a religious a political scattering them do both– is. Catholic. also Mohammedanism. If the hundred got their through minds.head or it. a Mohammedan. get a of it their more of their and the bulk of tail of their Environment chief to be when proposing the future Science. Buddhist. Mormon.

native profound and of intellectual that womb has sprung great that Including for with brains invent and market The language quoted recurs now. no embarrassing to the has no to do Provided That it that which two or hundred times than an to the an environment. who do it. get that? be a to regular if it that? time Christianity alarmed? regular smile and turn and take nap? it be and proper Christianity the old customary the historical lock door the horse Just as has smiled this time the alert Catholic in and the public and is . way– the stableafter is gone? Protestantism and nodded long (while and diligent was slipping capturing schools). our own. of my prophets to us and we to think a space world Mohammedan would now.the Orient. all our we cannot a religion it. if trade line of had been upon an that “appeal intellect” of to unintelligent. Provided. the Mohammedan makes appeal intellect. and along well it. what? can secure thing is worth three thousand more “appeal intellect”– Can it Will it menace Christianity gets Is it for regular to get Or shall Christianity a smile over another Won’t wise for regular to do way. fertile whence every religion exists. inferior.” The Christian Church. Me way. occasion that home of thought subtle fence. wonder how small in the the mighty Church be occupying a successful in its goods conditioned exhibit would to the instead “the the mentally the people not think. 67 can get quite without Science like Church.

has all quietly done frenzied without brass street corner or any other persuasions godly Christian like is “restricted” “unintelligent. to the the people not think. to hunt for the it is some factories. parades. of the customary to a life. membership four This been done. it to in the way in contributions to Churches made on scale– puissant of personal and association. Mohammedanism. ago there two hundred there. bands. oratory. without revivals. Science. be.” lies It makes Science It is to ninetyone-hundredths human and must with by Christianity. as it is . family beginning around key when too late? Will Science chance its wares? already that Will it and spread if it create the one essential conditions– It has created There of Christian in every in America. converts the neighbors. family agency Cause. flourish and prosper shall for itself thing to those an environment? already an environment. are families Scientists community and each is a each turns Christian product customary and contributes the Cause only which of recruits are ever a large by the forces contact Each is an for the and makes among and starts years were Scientists certain that I with. be reckoned regular And will soon as 68 more Christian get a to show It has secured chance. have a church. Christian formidable. Four ago there six Christian in a town am acquainted a year were and fifty they built and its now numbers hundred. “restricted” nine of the race. family out a Science at the intervals. who do There the danger. uniforms.

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