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What are we doing for heaven's (harmony's) sake?

From the April 1998 issue of The Christian Science Journal


While driving through a city several years ago, I was impressed with a question posed on a billboard: "What on earth are you doing for heaven's sake?" This led me to contemplate, what was I doing "for heaven's sake"? The Christian Science textbook, Science and Health by Mary Baker Eddy, gives the metaphysical interpretation of heaven as "harmony; the reign of Spirit; government by divine Principle; spirituality; bliss; the atmosphere of Soul. "   Science and Health , p.