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From the April 1883 issue of The Christian Science Journal

Mary Baker Eddy has been verified as the author of this unsigned article by The Mary Baker Eddy Library.

This article was later republished in Miscellaneous Writings 1883-1896: Mis 33:12-35:26 and Mis 255:17-5

"Must I have faith in Christian Science in order to be healed by it?"

This a question that is being asked every day. We have not found it impossible to heal those who, when they commenced treatment, had no faith whatever in the science other than to put themselves under the care of a Christian scientist and follow the directions given, but they would naturally have faith in the science as they recognized the help they were deriving from the treatment.

"What are the advantages of your system of healing, over the ordinary methods of healing disease?"

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