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“The law of the Lord is perfect”

From the May 2024 issue of The Christian Science Journal

Court trials—real ones or those in movies or on TV—tend to promote the concept that there are many minds, many approaches, many sides, and many laws at odds with one another. There is the defendant, the prosecutor, the judge, the witnesses, and the jury, among others—all with many opinions and often conflicting motives.

Outside of court, we can also feel this adversarial view of life. There are many different kinds of so-called laws—health laws, dietary guidelines, child-raising theories, and so forth. Many of them contradict one another. 

But what if there was one universal law, where all parties were on the same side? 

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