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A book that begins revolutions

From the January 1992 issue of The Christian Science Journal


It is an apparently audacious, majestic, sweeping statement that Mary Baker Eddy, the Founder of Christian Science, makes when she writes in the Message to the Mother Church for 1902: "Christian Science stills all distress over doubtful interpretations of the Bible; it lights the fires of the Holy Ghost, and floods the world with the baptism of Jesus. It is this ethereal flame, this almost unconceived light of divine Love, that heaven husbands in the First Commandment.