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Following the example set by the question and answer columns in the early Journals, when Mary Baker Eddy was Editor, this column will respond to general queries from Journal readers– such as the one above–with responses from Journal readers. It will not cover questions about how to interpret statements in Mrs. Eddy's writings. There's more information at the end of the column about how to submit questions.


From the December 2007 issue of The Christian Science Journal

After hearing and reading the following two passages for years at the end of a Sunday service, I admit I don't clearly see a correlation between "the scientific statement of being" from Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures and the correlative Scripture of First John 3:1–3. Can you bring out the essence of their interaction? Question.