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The Cause of Christian Science in its early days was attracting workers from around the world. They were moved by a vital spirit and the conviction that this Cause was greater than all others, and they gave it their all. This series explores some of what lay behind the commitment these individuals made.

They answered the call: James A. Neal

From the March 1988 issue of The Christian Science Journal

In a letter to her student James Neal, Mrs. Eddy captured the essence of what was—and what would remain—the chief love of his life.