This page presents
the two recapitulation statements (questions and answers) that pertain to the
selected group from the chapter RECAPITULATION of the Christian Science
textbook, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy. To
the statements the applicable part of the glossary definition for the term ADAM
is added, and the applicable Bible Lesson topic.
Infinite Spirit 334
XVII. Spirit being God, there is but one
Spirit, for there can be but one infinite and therefore one God. There are
neither spirits many nor gods many. There is no evil in Spirit, because
God is Spirit. The theory, that Spirit is distinct from matter but must
pass through it, or into it, to be individualized, would reduce God to
dependency on matter, and establish a basis for pantheism.
belief that there can be more than one creator;
The only substance 335
XVIII. Spirit, God, has created all in and
of Himself. Spirit never created matter. There is nothing in Spirit out of
which matter could be made, for, as the Bible declares, without the Logos,
the Aeon or Word of God, "was not anything made that was made."
Spirit is the only substance, the invisible and indivisible infinite God.
Things spiritual and eternal are substantial. Things material and temporal
Manual: 14 - Committee on Publication
Rolf A. F.