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Spiritual Short

Closing the lion’s mouth

From the August 2014 issue of The Christian Science Journal


The answer to a question in the March 2014 Journal about the actuality of the Daniel in the lions’ den story reminded me of a story my mother often shared with me. One day when she was three years old, her family drove to a gas station, where the owner kept a large, vicious, snarling dog chained up on the property.