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Your Questions & Answers

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 with responses from Journal readers. You’ll find information at the end of the column about how to submit questions. Readers are also encouraged to go to Chapter III of Miscellaneous Writings 1883–1896 by Mary Baker Eddy — “Questions and Answers.”

How can I reconcile that statement with the third tenet of Christian Science, which acknowledges God’s forgiveness of sin?

From the January 2012 issue of The Christian Science Journal


Q. Mary Baker Eddy writes, “The disciples’ desertion of their Master in his last earthly struggle was punished; each one came to a violent death except St.