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Lifted out of sorrow and loss

From the November 2015 issue of The Christian Science Journal

How is it that we can be, and are, lifted out of the stark belief in mortality and death through prayer? The answer is explained in the substance of my walk out of darkness into the light following my husband’s passing after a long, happy marriage. 

The Science of being, based on the forever-present fact of God’s allness, and this allness being reflected in immortal life, is always asserting itself right where a sense of futility, loss, and abject grief suggests itself to human consciousness.

Here is how the blessings of this Science carried me through “the valley of the shadow of death” (Psalms 23:4).

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