Church Manual of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts

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Christian science publishing society, 1898 - Christian Science - 114 pages
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Page 72 - His heirs and assigns forever against the lawful claims and demands of all persons IN WITNESS WHEREOF I the said...
Page 3 - They were not arbitrary opinions -nor dictatorial demands, such as one person might impose on another. They were impelled by a power not one's own, were written at different dates, and as the occasion required.
Page 37 - Neither animosity nor mere personal attachment should impel the motives or acts of the members of The Mother Church. In Science, divine Love alone governs man ; and a Christian Scientist reflects the sweet amenities of Love, in rebuking sin, in true brotherliness, charitableness, and forgiveness.
Page 3 - THE Rules and By-Laws in the Manual of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston, originated not in solemn conclave as in ancient Sanhedrim. They were not arbitrary opinions -nor dictatorial demands, such as one person might impose on another.
Page 44 - No member shall use written formulas, nor permit his patients or pupils to use them, as auxiliaries to teaching Christian Science or for healing the sick. Whatever is requisite for either is contained in the books of the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science.
Page 9 - Science: 1 . As adherents of Truth, we take the inspired Word of the Bible as our sufficient guide to eternal Life. 2. We acknowledge and adore one supreme and infinite God. We acknowledge His Son, one Christ; the Holy Ghost or divine Comforter; and man in God's image and likeness. 3. We acknowledge God's forgiveness of sin in the destruction of sin and the spiritual understanding that casts out evil as unreal. But the belief in sin is punished so long as the belief lasts. 4. We acknowledge Jesus...
Page 38 - ... and Love be established in me, and rule out of me all sin; and may Thy Word enrich the affections of all mankind, and govern them!
Page 65 - ... the party of the second part to sell at a less price." ''The party of the second part, in consideration of $1 to him in hand paid by the party of the first part, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, and also in consideration of the agreements...
Page 71 - To have and to hold the above granted premises, with all the privileges and appurtenances to the same belonging, to the said Dickinson, his heirs and assigns, to their use and behoof forever.
Page 72 - ... claims and demands of all persons. In witness whereof I the said Mary Baker G. Eddy have hereto set my hand and seal this 1st day of September, 1892. MARY BAKER G. EDDY Signed, sealed, and delivered in presence of LAURA E. SARGENT. RE WALKER. September 1st, 1892. STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, MERRIMACK. Then personally appeared the above named Mary Baker G. Eddy and acknowledged the foregoing instrument to be her free act and deed, Before me RE WALKER.

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