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bring again Zion. Break forth into joy, sing together, ye waste places of Jerusalem: for the Lord hath ccmforted his people, he hath redeemed Jerusalem. The Lord hath made bare his holy arm in the eyes of all the nations: and all the ends of the earth shall see the salvation of our God. Departye, Depart ye, go ye out from thence, touch no unclean thing; go ye out of the midst of her; be ye clean that bear the vessels of the Lord. For ye shall not go out with haste, nor go by flight: for the Lord will go before you; and the God of Israel will be your rear ward. Behold my servant shall deal prudently, he shall be exalted and extolled, and be very high. As many were astonied at thee; his visage was so marred more than any man, and his form more than the sons of men: so shall he sprinkle many nations: the kings shall shut their mouths at him: for that which had not been told them shall they see; and that which they had not heard shall they consider.



HE lessons in Christian Science are orderly, and pro

gress gradually, like anything that is true and eternal.

Nature in all its outpicturings is orderly. And as we catch glimpses here and there of the Truth that all nature is picturing forth, we find that there are certain well defined stages, to which, to one who looks deep enough and long enough, they all seem to conform. These steps may be taken faster or slower, but to make the complete circuit they must all go through the different stages.

To be persistent all the time is the only way to accomplish anything. After the third lesson there seems to come a time when it is an effort to keep on holding to the Truth. To the statement of Being. To what and where God is. There seem to assail one, trials and temptations, but as he stands firm these all disappear.

The determination that as for me, I will serve the Truth, seems to be put to the test. A trial of faith, just as those of old were tried.

These 'trials seem to come upon one, in his most vulnerable part, just where he is weakest, of course-a chain is no stronger than the weakest point, and a man is no stronger than his greatest weakness. You will be assailed in your weakest point. A General always attacks the enemy at the point where he may be the easiest overcome. You will be assailed in your weakest point. The

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