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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: Joseph Armstrong

From the October 1991 issue of The Christian Science Journal

Six-foot Joseph Armstrong was a powerful, robust man, with a heavy beard and a hearty handshake. According to eyewitnesses, he had the look of John Brown, with the dignified manner of Lord Chesterfield.