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Testimonies of Healing

Verification of Healings

The healings we publish are verified by people who can vouch for the testifier or who know of the healing. Examples of Christian healing from individuals and families around the world have been published in the Christian Science periodicals for well over a century.

The most recently-published testimonies are at the top.

Painful growth healed

Some time ago I had a small growth under one arm that was very painful when touched or disturbed. I could not wash normally on that part of my skin because of the pain, and I had the impression the growth was getting larger.

Never alone: God is always here

During the spring a few years ago, I went abroad to Peru with a group of college students for three months. It was a life-changing semester filled with abundant adventure and opportunity, and stimulated immense personal and spiritual growth.

Healing brings ‘new birth’

I was employed at a successful and growing investment firm, which overnight in November 2003 experienced a change of leadership because of allegations of unethical behavior. Staff morale was low while government regulatory agencies began their investigations.

‘God loves alma!’

In the words of a hymn, “Prayer is the simplest form of speech / That infant lips can try” (James Montgomery, Christian Science Hymnal, No. 284 ).

A watershed moment

A few years ago, a problem developed in one of my eyes to the extent that I could not see well enough to drive, and sunlight was painful to me. I prayed about the condition, turning to the Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy for guidance.

A trustworthy Science

I attended a branch Church of Christ, Scientist, from age two. Through the years, I also enjoyed visiting churches of other denominations.

Proof of God’s care

One evening years ago I was walking my dog in a large park in the San Jacinto Mountains in California when all of a sudden he jerked me around and took off after a coyote. I was unable to hold him back.

No more pain and immobility

Acts 17:28 says, referring to God, “In him we live, and move, and have our being. ” A year ago in May when getting out of bed I suddenly experienced excruciating pain in my back.

The chains had been broken

Read how this writer was released from suffering and fear.

Freed from intense feelings of inadequacy

When I was a child, my father would come home after drinking all afternoon at a nearby bar. The inharmony and violence that resulted in my home life greatly impacted my self-esteem, and I felt personally guilty for everything that went wrong.