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Parenthood: A Solemn Charge

From the February 1971 issue of The Christian Science Journal


One of the great blessings of this world is that most children have parents who love them dearly and take care of them until they are sufficiently mature to look after themselves. The sad exceptions to this rule merit all the compassionate interest that the more fortunate can express toward them, because parental love can be the greatest influence for good in the life of any child.