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CONTENTS

CHAPTER I
Introductory
Page
Prospectus 1
A Timely Issue 4
Love Your Enemies 8
Christian Theism 13
The New Birth 15
CHAPTER II
One Cause and Effect 21
CHAPTER III
Questions and Answers 31
CHAPTER IV
Addresses
Christian Science in Tremont Temple 95
Science and the Senses 98
Extract from My First Address in The Mother Church, May 26, 1895 106
Address before the Alumni of the Massachusetts Metaphysical College, 1895 110
Address before the Christian Scientist Association of the Massachusetts Metaphysical College, in 1893. Subject: “Obedience” 116
Communion Address, January, 1896 120
Message to the Annual Meeting of The Mother Church, Boston, 1896  125
CHAPTER V
Letters
To The Mother Church 129
To ——, on Prayer 132
To the National Christian Scientist Association 134
To the College Association 135
To the National Christian Scientist Association 137
To the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston 139
To Donors of Boat, from Toronto, Canada 142
Address, — Laying the Corner-stone 143
To the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston 146
The First Members of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston, Massachusetts 147
Extract from a Letter 148
To The Mother Church 148
To First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Oconto, Wis. 149
To First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Scranton 150
To First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Denver 152
To First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Lawrence 154
To Correspondents 155
To Students 156
To a Student 157
To a Student 158
Extract from a Christmas Letter 159
CHAPTER VI
Sermons
A Christmas Sermon 161
Editor's Extracts from Sermon 168
Extract from a Sermon delivered in Boston, January 18, 1885 171
Sunday Services on July Fourth. — Extempore Remarks 176
Easter Services 177
Bible Lessons  180
CHAPTER VII
Pond and Purpose 203
CHAPTER VIII

Precept upon Precept

Thy Will be Done 208
Put up Thy Sword 214
Scientific Theism 216
Mental Practice 219
Taking Offense 223
Hints to the Clergy 225
Perfidy and Slander 226
Contagion 228
Improve Your Time 230
Thanksgiving Dinner 230
Christian Science 232
Injustice 235
Reformers 237
Mrs. Eddy Sick 238
I've Got Cold 239
Prayer and Healing 242
Veritas Odium Parit 245
Falsehood 248
Love 249
Address on the Fourth of July at Pleasant View, Concord, N. H., before 2,500 Members of The Mother Church, 1897 251
Well Doinge is the Fruite of Doinge Well 253
Little Gods 255
Advantage of Mind-healing 255
A Card 256
Spirit and Law 256
Truth-healing 259
Heart to Heart 262
Things to be Thought Of  263
Unchristian Rumor 266
Vainglory 267
Compounds 270
Close of the Massachusetts Metaphysical College 271
Malicious Reports 274
Loyal Christian Scientists 275
The March Primary Class 279
Obtrusive Mental Healing 282
Wedlock 285
Judge Not 290
New Commandment 292
A Cruce Salus 293
Comparison to English Barmaids 294
A Christian Science Statute 297
Advice to Students 298
Notice 303
Angels 306
Deification of Personality 307
A Card 310
Overflowing Thoughts 310
A Great Man and His Saying 312
Words of Commendation 313
Church and School 313
Class, Pulpit, Students' Students 316
My Students and Thy Students 318
Unseen Sin 318
A Word to the Wise 319
Christmas 320
Card 321
Message to The Mother Church 322
CHAPTER IX
The Fruit of Spirit
An Allegory 323
Voices of Spring 329
“Where Art Thou?”  332
Divine Science 336
Fidelity 339
True Philosophy and Communion 344
Origin of Evil 346
Truth versus Error 346
Fallibility of Human Concepts 351
The Way 355
Science and Philosophy 359
“Take Heed!” 368
The Cry of Christmas-tide 369
Blind Leaders 370
“Christ and Christmas” 371
Sunrise at Pleasant View 376
CHAPTER X
Inklings Historic 378
CHAPTER XI
Poems
Come Thou 384
Meeting of My Departed Mother and Husband 385
Love 387
Woman's Rights 388
The Mother's Evening Prayer 389
June 390
Wish and Item 391
The Oak on the Mountain's Summit 392
Isle of Wight 392
Hope 394
Rondelet 394
To Mr. James T. White 395
Autumn 395
Christ My Refuge 396
“Feed My Sheep”  397
Communion Hymn 398
Laus Deo! 399
A Verse for the Little Children 400
A Verse for the Big Children 400
CHAPTER XII
Testimonials 401
How to Understand Science and Health  463

This work was published before January 1, 1924, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.