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Compassion and healing in the twenty-first century

From the December 1999 issue of The Christian Science Journal


THE COVER OF THIS DECEMBER Journal portrays the coming of dawn over the Galilean Sea—and the land of Jesus' ministry. Mary Baker Eddy writes of such a sunrise in the opening sentences of Science and Health , "The wakeful shepherd beholds the first faint morning beams, ere cometh the full radiance of a risen day" ( p.