Spirituality? Healing? Ask Mary Baker Eddy, by Rolf A. F. Witzsche


Spirituality? Healing? 
Ask Mary Baker Eddy

Answers on a thousand topics presented by Mary Baker Eddy  as marginal headers
in her Christian Science textbook: Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.



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- Preface

Chapter 1 - - Prayer

1 -
2
- Right motives

3 - Deity unchangeable

4 - God's standard

5 - The spiritual mathematics

6 - Prayerful ingratitude

7 - Efficacious petitions

8 - Watchfulness requisite

9 - Veritable devotion

10 - Sorrow and reformation

11 - Cancellation of human sin

12 - Diabolism destroyed

13 - Pardon and amendment

14 - Mercy without partiality

15 - Divine severity

16 - Audible praying

17 - Emotional utterances

18 - Danger from audible prayer

19 - Aspiration and love

20 - Searching the heart

21 - Summit of aspiration

22 - Practical religion

23 - The chalice sacrificial

24 - Perfunctory prayers

25 - Asking amiss

26 - Remission of penalty

27 - Truth annihilates error

28 - Desire for holiness

29 - Prayer for the sick

30 - Love impartial and universal

31 - Public exaggerations

32 - Corporeal ignorance

33 - Bodily presence

34 - Spiritualized consciousness

35 - Spiritual sanctuary

36 - Effectual invocation

37 - Trustworthy beneficence

38 - Loftiest adoration

39 - The prayer of Jesus Christ

40 - - The Lord's Prayer -

Chapter 2 - - Atonement and Eucharist 

1 -
2
- Divine oneness

3 - Human reconciliation

4 - Efficacious repentance

5 - Jesus' sinless career

6 - Perfect example

7 - Behest of the cross

8 - Moral victory

9 - Inharmonious travellers

10 - Zigzag course

11 - Moral retrogression

12 - Wait for reward

13 - Deliverance not vicarious

14 - Justice and substitution

15 - Doctrines and faith

16 - Self-reliance and confidence

17 - Life's healing currents

18 - Radical changes

19 - Purpose of crucifixion

20 - True flesh and blood

21 - Effective triumph

22 - Individual experience

23 - Christ's demonstration

24 - Proof in practice

25 - Living temple

26 - Recreant disciples

27 - Help and hindrance

28 - Misleading conceptions

29 - Persecution prolonged

30 - Christian warfare

31 - The Fatherhood of God

32 - Spiritual conception

33 - Jesus the way-shower

34 - Rebukes helpful

35 - Fleshly ties temporal

36 - Healing primary

37 - Painful prospect

38 - Sacred sacrament

39 - Spiritual refreshment

40 - Jesus' sad repast

41 - Heavenly supplies

42 - The holy struggle

43 - Incisive questions

44 - Fellowship with Christ

45 - The last breakfast

46 - Spiritual Eucharist

47 - Final purpose

48 - The fall of error

49 - Righteous retribution

50 - Vicarious suffering

51 - Martyrs inevitable

52 - Complete emulation

53 - Jesus' teaching belittled

54 - Material pleasures

55 - Mockery of truth

56 - A belief suicidal

57 - Present salvation

58 - Sin and penalty

59 - Suffering inevitable

60 - Service and worship

61 - Within the veil

62 - The thorns and flowers

63 - Healing early lost

64 - Immortal achieval

65 - A belief in death

66 - Cruel desertion

67 - Death outdone

68 - Pentecost repeated

69 - Convincing evidence

70 - Divine victory

71 - Jesus in the tomb

72 - The deific naturalism

73 - Obstacles overcome

74 - Victory over the grave

75 - The stone rolled away

76 - After the resurrection

77 - Spiritual interpretation

78 - Corporeality and Spirit

79 - Spiritual ascension

80 - Pentecostal power

81 - The traitor's conspiracy

82 - Gethsemane glorified

83 - Defensive weapons

84 - Pilate's question

85 - Students' ingratitude

86 - Heaven's sentinel

87 - Cruel contumely

88 - A cry of despair

89 - Divine Science misunderstood

90 - The real pillory

91 - Life-power indestructible

92 - Example for our salvation

93 - Master's business

94 - Purity's rebuke

95 - Saviour's prediction

96 - Defamatory accusations

97 - Reputation and character

98 - Inspiring discontent

99 - Bearing our sins

100 - Inspiration of sacrifice

101 - Spiritual friendship

102 - Injustice to the Saviour

Chapter 3 - - Marriage 

1 -
2
- - Marriage -

3 - Marriage temporal

4 - Fidelity required

5 - Mental elements

6 - Affection's demands

7 - Help and discipline

8 - Chord and discord

9 - Mutual freedom

10 - A useful suggestion

11 - Differing duties

12 - Trysting renewed

13 - Permanent obligation

14 - Permanent affection

15 - Centre for affections

16 - Spiritual concord

17 - Ascendency of good

18 - Propensities inherited

19 - Inheritance heeded

20 - The Mind creative

21 - Superior law of Soul

22 - Spiritual origin

23 - The rights of woman

24 - Unfair discrimination

25 - Benevolence hindered

26 - Progressive development

27 - Blessing of Christ

28 - Righteous foundations

29 - Powerless promises

30 - Transition and reform

31 - Weathering the storm

32 - Spiritual power

33 - Basis of true religion

34 - Insanity and agamogenesis

35 - God's creation intact

Chapter 4 - - Christian Science versus Spiritualism

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- The infinite one Spirit

3 - Real and unreal identity

4 - Dream-lessons

5 - Found wanting

6 - Spirits obsolete

7 - Scientific phenomena

8 - One government

9 - Incorrect theories

10 - No mediumship

11 - Opposing conditions

12 - Bridgeless division

13 - Unscientific investiture

14 - Raising the dead

15 - Vision of the dying

16 - Real Life is God

17 - Immaterial pleasure

18 - Second death

19 - A dream vanishing

20 - Progress and purgatory

21 - Unnatural deflections

22 - Absurd oracles

23 - Spirit intangible

24 - Thought regarding death

25 - Fallacious hypotheses

26 - Mistaken methods

27 - Divine strength

28 - A denial of immortality

29 - Mysticism unscientific

30 - Physical falsities

31 - Poor postmortem evidence

32 - No proof of immortality

33 - Mind's manifestations immortal

34 - Reading thoughts

35 - Impossible intercommunion

36 - Natural wonders

37 - Conflicting standpoints

38 - Scientific foreseeing

39 - The Mind unbounded

40 - Scientific foreknowing

41 - Value of intuition

42 - Hypocrisy condemned

43 - Mental contact

44 - Images of thought

45 - Phenomena explained

46 - Mental environment

47 - Second sight

48 - Buried secrets

49 - Recollected friends

50 - Illusions not ideas

51 - Trance speaking illusions

52 - Scientific improvisation

53 - Divine origination

54 - Mind is substance

55 - Mortal delusions

56 - Scientific finalities

57 - MAN

58 - Man's genuine being

59 - Erroneous postulates

60 - Knowledge of good and evil

61 - Opposing power

62 - The age's privilege

63 - Logic and revelation

64 - Derivatives of spirit

65 - Scientific man

66 - Ingratitude and denial

67 - Spiritual insight

68 - Christ's reappearance

69 - Spiritual awakening

70 - The darkest hours of all

71 - Arena of contest

72 - Millennial glory

73 - Dangerous resemblances

74 - Christianity still rejected

75 - Spiritual foreshadowings

76 - Revelation of Science

77 - Science as foreign to all religion

78 - Key to the kingdom

 

Chapter 5 - - Animal Magnetism Unmasked 

1 -
2
- Earliest investigations

3 - Clairvoyance, magnetism

4 - Personal conclusions

5 - Mere negation

6 - Hidden agents

7 - Mental despotism

8 - Liberation of mental powers

9 - The genus of error

10 - Thought-transference

11 - Perfection of divine government

12 - Adulteration of Truth

13 - Motives considered

14 - Mental crimes

15 - Important decision

16 - Evil let loose

17 - Misuse of mental power

18 - Proper self-government

19 - Right methods

Chapter 6 - - Science, Theology, Medicine

1 -
2
- Christian Science discovered

3 - Mission of Christian Science

4 - Discontent with life

5 - Demonstrable evidence

6 - Light shining in darkness

7 - New lines of thought

8 - Scientific evidence

9 - Solitary research

10 - God's allness learned

11 - Scriptural foundations

12 - The demonstration lost and found

13 - Mystical antagonists

14 - Optical illustration of Science

15 - Pertinent proposal

16 - Confirmatory tests

17 - One school of Truth

18 - Unchanging Principle

19 - On sandy foundations

20 - Principle and practice

21 - Reversible propositions

22 - Metaphysical inversions

23 - Definition of mortal mind

24 - Imperfect terminology

25 - Causation mental

26 - Philologocal inadequacy

27 - SCIENTIFIC TRANSLATION OF IMMORTAL MIND

28 - SCIENTIFIC TRANSLATION OF MORTAL MIND

29 - Aims of Science

30 - Divine Personality

31 - Spiritual language

32 - The miracles of Jesus

33 - Opacity of the senses

34 - Leaven of Truth

35 - The divine and human contrasted

36 - Certain contradictions

37 - Unescapable dilemma

38 - God and nature

39 - The sun and Soul

40 - Reversal of testimony

41 - Health and the senses

42 - illustrations

43 - Perennial beauty

44 - Astronomic unfoldings

45 - Opposing testimony

46 - Testimony of the senses

47 - Spiritual sense of life

48 - Ptolemaic and psychical error

49 - Seeming and being

50 - Scientific basis

51 - Physical science a blind belief

52 - Right interpretation

53 - All force mental

54 - Corporeal changes

55 - The time and tide

56 - Mortal nothingness

57 - A lack of originality

58 - Antagonistic questions

59 - Biblical basis

60 - Science and Christianity

61 - Scientific terms

62 - No physical science

63 - Practical Science

64 - Mathematics and scientific logic

65 - Truth by inversion

66 - Antagonistic theories

67 - Ontology needed

68 - Reluctant guests

69 - Excuses for ignorance

70 - Children and adults

71 - All evil unnatural

72 - The error of carnality

73 - > THEOLOGY

74 - John the Baptist, and the Messiah

75 - Christ rejected

76 - John's misgivings

77 - Faith according to works

78 - Judaism antipathetic

79 - Priestly learning

80 - Testimony of martyrs

81 - Absence of Christ-power

82 - Basis of miracles

83 - Lawful wonders

84 - Fear and sickness identical

85 - The unity of Science and Christianity

86 - The Christ-mission

87 - Ancient spiritualism

88 - Doubting disciples

89 - A divine response

90 - The true and living rock

91 - Sublime summary

92 - New era in Jesus

93 - Healthful theology

94 - Marvels and reformations

95 - Science obscured

96 - Opponents benefited

97 - God invisible to the senses

98 - The true worship

99 - Anthropomorphism

100 - More than profession required

101 - No ecclesiastical monopoly

102 - A change demanded

103 - Two claims omitted

104 - Selfishness and loss

105 - Temple cleansed

106 - > MEDICINE

107 - Methods rejected

108 - Error not curative

109 - Impossible coalescence

110 - Soul and sense

111 - Will-power detrimental

112 - Conservative antagonism

113 - Ancient healers

114 - The struggle and victory

115 - Mystery of godliness

116 - Matter versus matter

117 - How healing was lost

118 - Drugs and divinity

119 - Christian Science as old as God

120 - Reduction to system

121 - Perusal and practice

122 - A definite rule discovered

123 - Jesus' own practice

124 - The man of anatomy and of theology

125 - Physiology deficient

126 - Blunders and blunderers

127 - Old-school physician

128 - Tests in our day

129 - The main purpose

130 - Exploded doctrine

131 - Disease mental

132 - Intentions respected

133 - Man governed by Mind

134 - Mortal mind dethroned

135 - All activity from thought

136 - The author's experiments in medicine

137 - Homoeopathic attenuations

138 - Only salt and water

139 - Origin of pain

140 - Source of contagion

141 - Imaginary cholera

142 - Children's ailments

143 - Drug-power mental

144 - Belief in physics

145 - Nature of drugs

146 - Dropsy cured without drugs

147 - A stately advance

148 - The modus of homoeopathy

149 - Drugging unchristian

150 - Mythology and materia medica

151 - Footsteps to intemperance

152 - Advancing degrees

153 - Effects of fear

154 - Mental conditions to be heeded

155 - False source of knowledge

156 - Obedient muscles

157 - Anatomy and mind

158 - Mind over matter

159 - Restrictive regulations

160 - Metaphysics challenges physics

161 - Truth an alterative

162 - Practical success

163 - Testimony of medical teachers

Chapter 7 - - Physiology 

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- - Physiology -

3 - Man not structural

4 - Causes of sickness

5 - Delusions pagan and medical

6 - Health from reliance on spirituality

7 - The two masters

8 - Halfway success

9 - Belief on the wrong side

10 - The divine authority

11 - Disease foreseen

12 - mentality

13 - Scientific foresight

14 - Mind the only healer

15 - Modes of matter

16 - Physiology unscientific

17 - Causation considered

18 - Paradise regained

19 - A closed question

20 - Matter versus Spirit

21 - Godless evolution

22 - Degrees of development

23 - Identity not lost

24 - When man is man

25 - Individualization

26 - Man not structural

27 - Rise of thought

28 - Medical errors

29 - Novel diseases

30 - No ancestral dyspepsia

31 - Pulmonary misbeliefs

32 - Our modern Eves

33 - Diseases not to be classified

34 - One basis for all sickness

35 - Mental and physical oneness

36 - The effect of names

37 - Poison defined mentally

38 - Animal magnetism destroyed

39 - Absent patients

40 - Horses mistaught

41 - Medical works objectionable

42 - The invalid's outlook

43 - Wrong and right way

44 - The important decision

45 - Manipulation unscientific

46 - Not words but deeds

47 - Physiology or Spirit

48 - No material law

49 - Laws of nature spiritual

50 - Belief and understanding

51 - Laws of human belief

52 - A so-called mind-cure

53 - Jesus and hypnotism

54 - False stimulus

55 - Evil negative and self-destructive

56 - Ignorant idolatry

57 - Action of mortal mind

58 - Death and the body

59 - Embryonic sinful thoughts

60 - Disease a dream

61 - Sense yields to understanding

62 - Ascending the scale

63 - Human reproduction

64 - Human stature

65 - The immortal birth

66 - Spiritual freedom

67 - No physical affinity

68 - Human power a blind force

69 - The one real power

70 - Mind cures hip-disease

71 - Change of belief

72 - Power of habit

73 - Useful knowledge

74 - Sin destroyed through suffering

75 - Dangerous shoals avoided

76 - Pangs caused by the press

77 - Higher standard for mortals

78 - Diet and dyspepsia

79 - Harm done by physicians

80 - Disease depicted

81 - Mind over matter

82 - Latent fear subdued

83 - Homer and Moses

84 - A mortal not man

Chapter 8 - - Footsteps of Truth 

1 -
2
- Practical preaching

3 - The uses of truth

4 - Divine study

5 - Harmonious lifework

6 - Belief and practice

7 - Sure reward of righteousness

8 - Our belief and understanding

9 - Suicide and sin

10 - Spirit the only intelligence and substance

11 - Unscientific theories

12 - Creation perfect

13 - Perceiving the divine image

14 - Redemption from selfishness

15 - Will-power unrighteous

16 - Birth and death unreal

17 - No evil in Spirit

18 - Subordination of evil

19 - Evident impossibilities

20 - One primal cause

21 - Seemingly independent authority

22 - Sickness as only thought

23 - Allness of Truth

24 - Spiritual translation

25 - Jesus' disregard of matter

26 - Mind not mortal

27 - Matter mindless

28 - Matter sensationless

29 - Nerves painless

30 - Human falsities

31 - No miracles in Mind-methods

32 - Good indefinable

33 - Music, rhythm of head and heart

34 - Adam and the senses

35 - Idolatrous illusions

36 - The senses of Soul

37 - Real being never lost

38 - Light and darkness

39 - Faith of Socrates

40 - The serpent of error

41 - Servants and masters

42 - Personal identity

43 - Paul's experience

44 - Fatigue is mental

45 - Mind never weary

46 - Coalition of sin and sickness

47 - Sickness akin to sin

48 - Affirmation and result

49 - Scientific beginning

50 - Hygiene ineffectual

51 - The reflex phenomena

52 - Volition far-reaching

53 - Starvation and dyspepsia

54 - Mind and stomach

55 - Life only in Spirit

56 - Soul greater than body

57 - The question of the ages

58 - Heralds of Science

59 - Sectarianism and opposition

60 - Mental emancipation

61 - Truth's ordeal

62 - Immortal sentences

63 - Slavery abolished

64 - Liberty's crusade

65 - Cramping systems

66 - House of bondage

67 - Higher law ends bondage

68 - Native freedom

69 - Standard of liberty

70 - No fleshly heredity

71 - God-given dominion

72 - Priestly pride humbled

73 - No union of opposites

74 - Self-constituted law

75 - Sickness from mortal mind

76 - God never inconsistent

77 - Mental narcotics

78 - The true healing

79 - Destruction of all evil

80 - Superiority to sickness and sin

81 - Denials of divine power

82 - Signs following

83 - Profession and proof

84 - Perfection gained slowly

85 - Christ's mission

86 - Efficacy of truth

87 - Crumbs of comfort

88 - Hospitality to health and good

89 - Cleansing the mind

90 - Teachers' functions

91 - Physicians' privilege

92 - Clergymen's duty

93 - A mother's responsibility

94 - Children's tractability

95 - Soil and seed

96 - Teaching children

97 - Deluded invalids

98 - Patient waiting

99 - Unimproved opportunities

100 - Society and intolerance

101 - Right views of humanity

102 - Standpoint revealed

103 - Antagonistic sources

104 - Some lessons from nature

105 - Perpetual motion

106 - Progress demanded

107 - The doom of sin

108 - Spirit transforms

109 - Spiritual baptism

110 - The one only way

111 - Divided vestments

112 - Ancient and modern miracles

113 - Mental telegraphy

114 - Annihilation of error

115 - Deformity and perfection

116 - Man never less than man

117 - Man not evolved

118 - Perpetual youth

119 - Man reflects God

120 - Undesirable records

121 - True life eternal

122 - Eyes and teeth renewed

123 - Eternal beauty

124 - The divine loveliness

125 - Love's endowment

126 - Mental sculpture

127 - Perfect models

128 - Renewed selfhood

129 - Illusive dreams

130 - Philosophical blunders

131 - Spirit the one Ego

132 - Mortal existence a dream

133 - Error self-destroyed

134 - Illusion of death

135 - Mortal mind's disappearance

136 - Spiritual ignorance

137 - Eternal man recognized

138 - Testimony of sense

139 - Testimony of Soul

140 - Heaven-bestowed prerogative

141 - Right endeavor possible

142 - Patience and final perfection

143 - The cross and crown

Chapter 9 - - Creation

1 -
2
- Inadequate theories of creation

3 - Finite views of Deity

4 - No material creation

5 - Tritheism impossible

6 - No divine corporeality

7 - Limitless Mind

8 - Matter is not substance

9 - Inexhaustible divine Love

10 - Infinite physique impossible

11 - Infinity's reflection

12 - Individual permanency

13 - God's man discerned

14 - The divine image not lost

15 - Immortal models

16 - Spiritual discovery

17 - Requisite change of our ideals

18 - Thoughts are things

19 - Unreality of pain

20 - Immutable identity of man

21 - Forgetfulness of self

22 - The true sense

23 - Mind the only cause

24 - Human egotism

25 - Mortal man a mis-creator

26 - No new creation

27 - Mind's true camera

28 - Self-completeness

29 - Spiritual proofs of existence

30 - Godward gravitation

31 - Mortal birth and death

32 - Blessings from pain

33 - Decapitation of error

34 - Uses of adversity

35 - Beatific presence

36 - The infinitude of God

37 - Waymarks to eternal Truth

Chapter 10 - - Science of Being 

1 -
2
- Materialistic challenge

3 - Confusion confounded

4 - Divine metaphysics

5 - Biblical foundations

6 - Rejected theories

7 - Prophetic ignorance

8 - Studious disciples

9 - New Testament basis

10 - Modern evangel

11 - Spirituality of Scripture

12 - Unspiritual contrasts

13 - God the Principle of all

14 - Science versus sense

15 - Spiritual law the only law

16 - Material knowledge illusive

17 - Five senses deceptive

18 - Impossible partnership

19 - Spirit the starting-point

20 - Divine synonyms

21 - The divine completeness

22 - Universal brotherhood

23 - Perfection requisite

24 - Like evolving like

25 - Material error

26 - Substance versus supposition

27 - One cause supreme

28 - Substance is Spirit

29 - Material mortality

30 - Spiritual tangibility

31 - Pantheistic tendencies

32 - The things of God are beautiful

33 - Belief in many gods

34 - Sensationless body

35 - God and His image

36 - The true new idea

37 - Figures of being

38 - Opposite symbols

39 - Truth is not inverted

40 - Source of all life and action

41 - Spiritual structure

42 - Mind never limited

43 - Material recognition impossible

44 - Our physical insensibility to Spirit

45 - The human counterfeit

46 - Material misconceptions

47 - Salvation is through reform

48 - Goodness a portion of God

49 - Spiritual thoughts

50 - Divine allness

51 - Error unveiled

52 - The great conflict

53 - The chief stones in the temple

54 - The Christ-element

55 - Wickedness is not man

56 - Death but an illusion

57 - Spiritual offspring

58 - Death no advantage

59 - Future purification

60 - Sin is punished

61 - Salvation and probation

62 - Day of judgment

63 - Primitive error

64 - Immortal man

65 - Elementary electricity

66 - The counterfeit forces

67 - Instruments of error

68 - Mortal verdict

69 - Mythical pleasure

70 - Severed members

71 - Mortals unlike immortals

72 - Goodness transparent

73 - Brainology a myth

74 - Scientific purgation

75 - Mixed testimony

76 - Belief an autocrat

77 - Self-improvement

78 - Faith higher than belief

79 - Truth's witness

80 - Thought-angels

81 - Our angelic messengers

82 - Knowledge and Truth

83 - Old and new man

84 - The tares and wheat

85 - The divine reflection

86 - Inverted images and ideas

87 - Identity not lost

88 - Definition of man

89 - Mental propagation

90 - Error defined

91 - Man's entity spiritual

92 - Man inseparable from Love

93 - Harmony natural

94 - Human reflection

95 - Inverted images

96 - Jewish traditions

97 - Divinity not childless

98 - Thought-forms

99 - The serpent's whisper

100 - Bad results from error

101 - Higher statutes

102 - The great question

103 - Wrestling of Jacob

104 - Israel the new name

105 - Life never structural

106 - Thought seen as substance

107 - The central intelligence

108 - Soul imperishable

109 - Sin only of the flesh

110 - Soul impeccable

111 - Sense-dreams

112 - Vain ecstasies

113 - Man-made theories

114 - The one anointed

115 - Jesus the Scientist

116 - The bodily resurrection

117 - Opposition of materialists

118 - Hebrew theology

119 - The true sonship

120 - Immaculate conception

121 - Jesus as mediator

122 - Spiritual government

123 - Deadness in sin

124 - The cup of Jesus

125 - Material skepticism

126 - What the senses originate

127 - Sickness as discord

128 - Unscientific introspection

129 - God the only Mind

130 - Scriptures misinterpreted

131 - Interior meaning

132 - Job, on the resurrection

133 - Fear of the serpent overcome

134 - Leprosy healed

135 - Standpoints changed

136 - Saving the inebriate

137 - Uses of suffering

138 - A bright outlook

139 - Need and supply

140 - Childlike receptivity

141 - Narrow pathway

142 - Paul's enlightenment

143 - Abiding in Life

144 - Indestructible being

145 - Consecration required

146 - Loving God supremely

147 - Conversion of Saul

148 - Image of the beast

149 - Peremptory demands

150 - Moral courage

151 - Final destruction of error

152 - Promise perpetual

153 - Imitation of Jesus

154 - Error destroyed, not pardoned

155 - The hopeful outlook

156 -
The Christian Science Platform

157 - -1- The deific supremacy

158 - -2- The deific definitions

159 - -3- Evil obsolete

160 - -4- Life the creator

161 - -5- Allness of Spirit

162 - -6- The universal cause

163 - -7- Divine trinity

164 - -8- Father-Mother

165 - -9- The Son of God

166 - -10- Holy Ghost or Comforter

167 - -11- Christ Jesus

168 - -12- Messiah or Christ

169 - -13- The divine Principle and idea

170 - -14- Spiritual oneness

171 - -15- The Son's duality

172 - -16- Eternity of the Christ

173 - -17- Infinite Spirit

174 - -18- The only substance

175 - -19- Soul and Spirit one

176 - -20- The one divine Mind

177 - -21- The divine Ego

178 - -22- The real manhood

179 - -23- Indivisibility of the infinite

180 - -24- God the parent Mind

181 - -25- Man reflects the perfect God

182 - -26- Purity the path to perfection

183 - -27- True idea of man

184 - -28- Truth demonstrated

185 - -29- Adam not ideal man

186 - -30- Divine pardon

187 - -31- Evil not produced by God

188 - -32- Basis of health and immortality

189 - -Platform summation-

Chapter 11 - - Some Objections Answered 

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2
- - Some Objections Answered -

3 - Supported by facts

4 - Commands of Jesus

5 - Christianity scientific

6 - Argument of good works

7 - Personal experience

8 - Proof from miracles

9 - Example of the disciples

10 - Strong position

11 - Efficacy may be attested

12 - The one divine method

13 - Omnipotence set forth

14 - Contradictions not found

15 - God's idea the ideal man

16 - Nothingness of error

17 - Truth antidotes error

18 - Serving two masters

19 - Essential element of Christianity

20 - All disease a delusion

21 - Elimination of sickness

22 - Full fruitage yet to come

23 - Law and gospel

24 - Language inadequate

25 - Substance spiritual

26 - Both words and works

27 - The divine life-link

28 - Truth a present help

29 - Fatal premises

30 - Fruitless worship

31 - Spirit the tangible

32 - Ghosts not realities

33 - The real and the unreal

34 - Superstition obsolete

35 - Christian warfare

36 - Healing omitted

37 - Scientific consistency

38 - Spiritual meaning

39 - Practical arguments

40 - Conditions of criticism

41 - Weakness of material theories

42 - Irreconcilable differences

43 - Copartnership impossible

44 - Two infinite creators absurd

45 - Anthropomorphism

46 - One supremacy

47 - Matter impotent

48 - Scientific and Biblical facts

49 - Personal confidence

50 - Author's parentage

51 - Two different artists

52 - Choose ye today

Chapter 12 - - Christian Science Practice 

1 -
2
- A gospel narrative

3 - Parable of the creditor

4 - Divine insight

5 - Penitence or hospitality

6 - Genuine repentance

7 - Compassion requisite

8 - Speedy healing

9 - Truth desecrated

10 - Moral evils to be cast out

11 - The true physician

12 - Source of calmness

13 - Genuine healing

14 - Gratitude and humility

15 - The salt of the earth

16 - Real and counterfeit

17 - Results of faith in Truth

18 - Life independent of matter

19 - Man's entity

20 - The Christ treatment

21 - Matter not medicine

22 - No healing in sin

23 - Like curing like

24 - Transient potency of drugs

25 - Diagnosis of matter

26 - Ghost-stories inducing fear

27 - Mind imparts purity, health, and beauty

28 - Brain not intelligent

29 - Veritable success

30 - Recognition of benefits

31 - Disease far more docile than iniquity

32 - Love frees from fear

33 - Mind circulates blood

34 - Mind can destroy all ills

35 - Temperature is mental

36 - Science versus hypnotism

37 - Cure for palsy

38 - Latent fear diagnosed

39 - Insidious concepts

40 - Remedy for fever

41 - Climate harmless

42 - Mind governs body

43 - Latent power

44 - Disease powerless

45 - Jurisdiction of Mind

46 - Power of imagination

47 - Fevers the effect of fear

48 - Misdirected contention

49 - Benefits of metaphysics

50 - A higher discovery

51 - Ignorance of our rights

52 - No laws of matter

53 - God-given dominion

54 - Begin rightly

55 - Hygiene excessive

56 - Blissful ignorance

57 - A clean mind and body

58 - Beliefs illusive

59 - Corporeal penalties

60 - Not matter, but Mind

61 - Benefit of philanthropy

62 - Honest toil has no penalty

63 - Our sleep and food

64 - Doubtful evidence

65 - Climate and belief

66 - Erroneous despatch

67 - Mourning causeless

68 - Mind heals brain-disease

69 - Right never punishable

70 - Christian history

71 - Sustenance spiritual

72 - God sustains man

73 - Diet and digestion

74 - Scripture rebukes

75 - Ancient confusion

76 - Ultimate harmony

77 - Unnecessary prostration

78 - Treatment of disease

79 - Righteous rebellion

80 - Contradict error

81 - Sin to be overcome

82 - Illusions about nerves

83 - Guarding the door

84 - The strength of Spirit

85 - No pain in matter

86 - No real disease

87 - Recuperation mental

88 - Arguing wrongly

89 - Divine authority

90 - Aids in sickness

91 - Mental quackery

92 - Effacing images of disease

93 - Avoid talking disease

94 - False testimony refuted

95 - Healthful explanation

96 - Misleading methods

97 - Remedy for accidents

98 - Independent mentality

99 - Naming maladies

100 - Corporeal combinations

101 - Automatic mechanism

102 - Mental strength

103 - Confirmation in a parable

104 - Eradicate error from thought

105 - Mortal mind controlled

106 - Mortal mind not a healer

107 - Effect of opposites

108 - Medicine and brain

109 - Skilful surgery

110 - Indestructible life of man

111 - The evil of mesmerism

112 - Wrong-doer should suffer

113 - Error's power imaginary

114 - Disease-production

115 - Appetites to be abandoned

116 - Temperance reform

117 - Sin or fear the root of sickness

118 - Mental conspirators

119 - Cumulative repentance

120 - The leaves of healing

121 - Sickness will abate

122 - Resist to the end

123 - Morbid cravings

124 - Universal panacea

125 - Immortal memory

126 - Sin a form of insanity

127 - Drugs and brain-lobes

128 - Matter and animate error

129 - Dictation of error

130 - So-called superiority

131 - Death no benefactor

132 - Life eternal and present

133 - Love casteth out fear

134 - Naming diseases

135 - Evils cast out

136 - Fear as the foundation

137 - Unspoken pleading

138 - Eloquent silence

139 - Insistence requisite

140 - The cure of infants

141 - Ablutions for cleanliness

142 - Juvenile ailments

143 - Cure of insanity

144 - Matter is not inflamed

145 - Truth calms the thought

146 - Effects of etherization

147 - Sedatives valueless

148 - The so-called physical ego

149 - Evil thought depletes

150 - Helpful encouragement

151 - Disease to be made unreal

152 - Christian pleading

153 - Truthful arguments

154 - Morality required

155 - Relapse unnecessary

156 - Conquer beliefs and fears

157 - True government of man

158 - Positive reassurance

159 - Proper stimulus

160 - Awaken the patient

161 - How to treat a crisis

162 - No perversion of Mind-science

163 - Effect of this book

164 - Disease neutralized

165 - Bone-healing by surgery

166 - Scientific corrective

167 - Coping with difficulties

168 - Formation from thought

169 - Accidents unknown to God

170 - Opposing mentality

171 - Mind removes scrofula

172 - Nothing to consume

173 - The lungs reformed

174 - Soundness maintained

175 - Our footsteps heavenward

176 - Christian standard

177 - Life not contingent on matter

178 - Mortality vanquished

179 - No death nor inaction

180 - Vision opening

181 - Intelligent consecration

182 - The present immortality

183 - Careful guidance

184 - Clay replying to the potter

185 - Continuity of existence

186 - Life all-inclusive

187 - A mental court case

188 - Judge Medicine charges the jury

189 - Mortal Man sentenced

190 - Appeal to a higher tribunal

191 - Counsel for defence

192 - Charge of the Chief Justice

193 - Divine verdict

194 - Christ the great physician

 

Chapter 13 - - Teaching Christian Science 

1 -
2
- Study of medicine

3 - Failure's lessons

4 - Refuge and strength

5 - Charity to those opposed

6 - Conforming to explicit rules

7 - Divine energy

8 - Blight of avarice

9 - Exclusion of malpractice

10 - Iniquity overcome

11 - No trespass on human rights

12 - Expose sin without believing in it

13 - Wicked evasions

14 - Truth's great results

15 - Adherence to righteousness

16 - Right adjusts the balance

17 - Inoculation of thought

18 - Three classes of neophytes

19 - Touchstone of Science

20 - False claims annihilated

21 - Treasure in heaven

22 - Obligations of teachers

23 - Indispensable defence

24 - Egotistic darkness

25 - Unwarranted expectations

26 - Reliable authority

27 - Winning the field

28 - Knowledge and honesty

29 - Metaphysical treatment

30 - Impotence of hate

31 - Continuity of interest

32 - The trust of the All-wise

33 - Integrity assured

34 - Chicanery impossible

35 - No dishonest concessions

36 - This volume indispensable

37 - Purity of science

38 - Backsliders and mistakes

39 - Mental charlatanism

40 - Divinity ever ready

41 - The panoply of wisdom

42 - Advancement by sacrifice

43 - Dangerous knowledge

44 - Certainty of results

45 - Ontology defined

46 - Mischievous imagination

47 - Author's early instructions

48 - Proof by induction

49 - Rapidity of assimilation

50 - Divided loyalty

51 - Anatomy defined

52 - Scientific obstetrics

53 - Unhesitating decision

54 - Seclusion of the author

55 - The right motive and its reward

Chapter 14 - - Recapitulation 

1 -
2
- Question 1. - What is God?

3 - Question 2. - Are these terms synonymous?

4 - Question 3. - Is there more than one God or Principle?

5 - Question 4. - What are spirits and souls?

6 - Mankind redeemed

7 - Question 5. - What are the demands of the Science of Soul?

8 - Soul not confined in body

9 - Question 6. - What is the scientific statement of being?

10 - Question 7. - What is substance?

11 - Question 8. - What is Life?

12 - Question 9. - What is intelligence?

13 - Question 10. - What is Mind?

14 - The sole governor

15 - The divine standard of perfection

16 - Indestructible relationship

17 - Celestial evidence

18 - Question 11. - Are doctrines and creeds a benefit to man?

19 - God's law destroys evil

20 - Question 12. - What is error?

21 - Question 13. - Is there no sin?

22 - Christ the ideal Truth

23 - Jesus not God

24 - Jesus not understood

25 - Miracles rejected

26 - Divine fulfillment

27 - Truth destroys falsity

28 - Question 14. - What is man?

29 - Man unfallen

30 - Mortals are not immortals

31 - Imperishable identity

32 - The kingdom within

33 - Material body never God's idea

34 - Question 15. - What are body and Soul?

35 - Man inseperable from Spirit

36 - A vacant domicile

37 - Question 16. - Does brain think, and do nerves feel, and is there intelligence in matter?

38 - Immortal birthright

39 - Matter's supposed selfhood

40 - Chaos and darkness

41 - Spiritual reflection

42 - Harmony from Spirit

43 - Evil nonexistent

44 - Vapor and nothingness

45 - The fruit forbidden

46 - Sense and pure Soul

47 - Soul defined

48 - Question 17. - Is it important to understand these explanations in order to heal the sick?

49 - Sickness erroneous

50 - Terms adopted by the author

51 - Science the way

52 - Question 18. - Does Christian Science, or metaphysical healing, include medication, material hygiene, mesmerism, hypnotism, theosophy, or spiritualism?

53 - Question 19. - Is materiality the concomitant of spirituality, and is material sense a necessary preliminary to the understanding and expression of Spirit?

54 - Scientific translations

55 - Material beliefs

56 - Sense versus Soul

57 - Death an error

58 - Permanent sensibility

59 - Exercise of Mind faculties

60 - Question 20. - You speak of belief. Who or what is it that believes?

61 - Confirmation by healing

62 - Belief and firm trust

63 - Question 21. - Do the five corporeal senses constitute man?

64 - Possibilities of Life

65 - Decalogue disregarded

66 - Organic construction valueless

67 - Will-power an animal propensity

68 - Theories helpless

69 - True nature and origin

70 - Sleep an illusion

71 - Material man as a dream

72 - Spiritual existence the one fact

73 - Scientific ultimatum

74 - Victory for Truth

75 - Question 22. - Will you explain sickness and show how it is to be healed?

76 - Mind destroys all ills

77 - Inexhaustible divine Love

78 - Reason and Science

79 - Destruction of all evil

80 - Steadfast and calm trust

81 - Question 23. - How can I progress most rapidly in the understanding of Christian Science?

82 - Triumph over death

83 - Question 24. - Have Christian Scientists any religious greed?

Chapter 15 - - Genesis 

1 -

2 - Spiritual interpretation

3 - Spiritual overture

4 - Deflection of being

5 - Ideas and identities

6 - Spiritual harmony

7 - Mind's idea faultless

8 - Light preceding the sun

9 - Evenings and mornings

10 - Spirit versus darkness

11 - Spiritual firmament

12 - Original reflected

13 - Exalted thought

14 - Unfolding of thoughts

15 - Spirit names and blesses

16 - Divine propagation

17 - Ever-appearing creation

18 - Mind's pure thought

19 - Rising to the light

20 - Rarefaction of thought

21 - Divine nature appearing

22 - Spiritual ideas apprehended

23 - Geology a failure

24 - Spiritual subdivision

25 - Darkness scattered

26 - Soaring aspirations

27 - Seraphic symbols

28 - Spiritual spheres

29 - Continuity of thoughts

30 - God's thoughts are spiritual realities

31 - Qualities of thought

32 - The serpent harmless

33 - Reflected likeness

34 - Love imparts beauty

35 - Ideal man and woman

36 - Divine personality

37 - Birthright of man

38 - Perfection of creation

39 - Infinity measureless

40 - Resting in holy work

41 - Love and man coexistent

42 - Growth is from Mind

43 - Spiritual narrative

44 - The story of error

45 - The two records

46 - Erroneous representation

47 - Hypothetical reversal

48 - Mist, or false claim

49 - Distinct documents

50 - Gods of the heathen

51 - Jehovah a tribal deity

52 - Creation reversed

53 - Contradicting first creation

54 - Record of error

55 - Garden of Eden

56 - No temptation from God

57 - Creation's counterfeit

58 - Hypnotic surgery

59 - Mental midwifery

60 - Mythical serpent

61 - Adam

62 - Divine providence

63 - Error's assumption

64 - Scriptural allegory

65 - Higher hope

66 - Biological inventions

67 - Progeny cursed

68 - Shame the effect of sin

69 - Fear comes of error

70 - The beguiling first lie

71 - False womanhood

72 - Spirit and flesh

73 - Bruising sin's head

74 - Judgment on error

75 - New earth and no more sea

76 - The fall of error

77 - True attainment

78 - Justice and recompense

79 - Inspired interpretation

80 - Spiritual gateway

81 - Contrasted testimony

82 - Erroneous conception

83 - Only one standard

84 - A type of falsehood

85 - Cleansing upheaval

86 - Allegiance to Spirit

87 - Spiritual and material

88 - Brotherhood repudiated

89 - Murder brings its curse

90 - Retribution and remorse

91 - Climax of suffering

92 - Dwelling in dreamland

93 - Man springs from Mind

94 - Material inception

95 - First evil suggestion

96 - Material personality

97 - Mental tillage

98 - Mortality mythical

99 - No truth from a material basis

100 - Dawning of spiritual facts

101 - Proof given in healing

102 - Embryonic evolution

103 - True theory of the universe

104 - Scriptural perception

105 - The clouds dissolving

106 - Prediction of a naturalist

107 - Methods of reproduction

108 - The three processes

109 - Deference to material law

110 - Deep-reaching interrogations

111 - Stages of existence

112 - The real producer

113 - The ascent of species

114 - Transmitted peculiarities

115 - Causation not in matter

116 - Emergence of mortals

117 - Persistence of species

118 - Better basis than embryology

119 - All nativity in thought

120 - Being is immortal

121 - Our conscious development

122 - Mendacity of error

123 - Ailments of animals

124 - Ignorance the sign of error

125 - The origin of divinity

126 - Genera classified

127 - The Christian's privilege

128 - Ontology versus physiology

129 - The curse removed

Chapter 16 - - The Apocalypse 

1 -

2 - - The Apocalypse -

3 - The new Evangel

4 - Truth's volume

5 - Today's lesson

6 - True estimate of God's messenger

7 - Persecution harmful

8 - Espousals supernal

9 - Divinity and humanity

10 - Spiritual sunlight

11 - Spiritual idea revealed

12 - Spiritual idea crowned

13 - Travail and joy

14 - The dragon as a type

15 - The sting of the serpent

16 - Animal tendency

17 - Malicious barbarity

18 - Doom of the dragon

19 - The conflict with purity

20 - Spiritual guidance

21 - Angelic offices

22 - Dragon cast down to earth

23 - Warfare with error

24 - Paean of jubilee

25 - The robe of Science

26 - Expiation by suffering

27 - Apathy to occultism

28 - Receptive hearts

29 - Hidden ways of iniquity

30 - Christly warning

31 - The armor of divinity

32 - Pure religion enthroned

33 - Native nothingness of sin

34 - Fulfilment of the Law

35 - Man's present possibilities

36 - Nearness of Deity

37 - Vials of wrath and consolation

38 - The city foursquare

39 - The royally divine gates

40 - Revelation's pure zenith

41 - The shrine celestial

42 - Divine sense of Deity

43 - The city of our God

44 - - Psalm XXIII -

Chapter 17 - Glossary 

1 -

2 - ABEL

3 - ABRAHAM

4 - ADAM

5 - ADVERSARY

6 - ALMIGHTY

7 - ANGELS

8 - ARK

9 - ASHER - Jacob's son

10 - BABEL

11 - BAPTISM

12 - BELIEVING

13 - BENJAMIN - Jacob's son

14 - BRIDE

15 - BRIDEGROOM

16 - BURIAL

17 - CANAAN - the son of Ham

18 - CHILDREN

19 - CHILDREN OF ISRAEL

20 - CHRIST

21 - CHURCH

22 - CREATOR

23 - DAN - Jacob's son

24 - DAY

25 - DEATH

26 - DEVIL

27 - DOVE

28 - DUST

29 - EARS

30 - EARTH

31 - ELIAS

32 - ERROR

33 - EUPHRATES - river

34 - EVE

35 - EVENING

36 - EYES

37 - FAN

38 - FATHER

39 - FEAR

40 - FIRE

41 - FIRMAMENT

42 - FLESH

43 - GAD - Jacob's son

44 - GETHSEMANE

45 - GHOST

46 - GIHON - river

47 - GOD

48 - GODS

49 - GOOD

50 - HAM - Noah's son

51 - HEART

52 - HEAVEN

53 - HELL

54 - HIDDEKEL - river

55 - HOLY GHOST

56 - I, or EGO

57 - I AM

58 - IN

59 - INTELLIGENCE

60 - ISSACHAR - Jacob's son

61 - JACOB

62 - JAPHET - Noah's son

63 - JERUSALEM

64 - JESUS

65 - JOSEPH

66 - JUDAH

67 - KINGDOM OF HEAVEN

68 - KNOWLEDGE

69 - LAMB OF GOD

70 - LEVI - Jacob's son

71 - LIFE

72 - LORD

73 - LORD GOD

74 - MAN

75 - MATTER

76 - MIND

77 - MIRACLE

78 - MORNING

79 - MORTAL MIND

80 - MOSES

81 - MOTHER

82 - NEW JERUSALEM

83 - NIGHT

84 - NOAH

85 - OIL

86 - PHARISEE

87 - PISON - river

88 - PRINCIPLE

89 - PROPHET

90 - PURSE

91 - RED DRAGON

92 - RESURRECTION

93 - REUBEN - Jacob's son

94 - RIVER

95 - ROCK

96 - SALVATION

97 - SEAL

98 - SERPENT

99 - SHEEP

100 - SHEM - Noah's son

101 - SON

102 - SOULS

103 - SPIRIT

104 - SPIRITS

105 - SUBSTANCE

106 - SUN

107 - SWORD

108 - TARES

109 - TEMPLE

110 - THUMMIM

111 - TIME

112 - TITHE

113 - UNCLEANLINESS

114 - UNGODLINESS

115 - UNKNOWN

116 - URIM

117 - VALLEY

118 - VEIL

119 - WILDERNESS

120 - WILL

121 - WIND

122 - WINE

123 - YEAR

124 - YOU

125 - ZEAL

126 - ZION

Chapter 18 - Fruitage  

1 -

2 - RHEUMATISM HEALED

3 - ASTIGMATISM AND HERNIA HEALED

4 - SUBSTANCE OF LUNGS RESTORED

5 - FIBROID TUMOR HEALED IN A FEW DAYS

6 - SPINAL TROUBLE AND INDIGESTION HEALED

7 - A CASE OF MENTAL SURGERY

8 - CATARACT QUICKLY CURED

9 - VALVULAR HEART DISEASE HEALED

10 - THE TRUE PHYSICIAN FOUND

11 - CANCER AND CONSUMPTION HEALED

12 - A REMARKABLE CASE

13 - INTENSE SUFFERING OVERCOME

14 - HEALED OF RHEUMATISM AND BRIGHT'S DISEASE

15 - GRATEFUL FOR MANY BLESSINGS

16 - FREED FROM NEURASTHENIC AND OTHER TROUBLES

17 - MANY ILLS OVERCOME

18 - A HELPFUL HEALING

19 - RELIEF FROM MANY ILLS

20 - HEALTH AND PEACE ATTAINED

21 - HEALTH AND PEACE GAINED

22 - CONSUMPTION QUICKLY CURED

23 - A PROFITABLE STUDY

24 - HEALED OF INFIDELITY AND MANY PHYSICAL ILLS

25 - DISEASED EYES CURED

26 - THE TEXTBOOK HEALED ME

27 - OBSTINATE STOMACH TROUBLE HEALED

28 - DYSPEPSIA QUICKLY HEALED

29 - AFTER TWENTY YEARS' SUFFERING

30 - FROM DESPAIR TO HOPE AND JOY

31 - TRUTH MAKES FREE

32 - DEAF EARS UNSTOPPED

33 - SAVED FROM INSANITY AND SUICIDE

34 - STOMACH TROUBLE HEALED

35 - FREED FROM MANY YEARS OF SUFFERING

36 - RELIEF FROM INTENSE SUFFERING

37 - GRATEFUL FOR MANY BLESSINGS

38 - GRATEFUL FOR MORAL AND SPIRITUAL AWAKENING

39 - HEREDITARY DISEASE OF THE LUNGS CURED

40 - TEXTBOOK APPRECIATED

41 - RUPTURE AND OTHER SERIOUS ILLS HEALED

42 - MOTHER AND DAUGHTER HEALED

43 - LIVER COMPLAINT HEALED

44 - A CONVINCING INVESTIGATION

45 - DEAFNESS AND DROPSY HEALED

46 - GRATEFUL FOR MANY BLESSINGS

47 - A JOYFUL EXPERIENCE

48 - AN EVER-PRESENT HELP

49 - SEVERE EYE TROUBLE OVERCOME

50 - A TESTIMONY FROM IRELAND

51 - THE TEXTBOOK MAKES OPERATION UNNECESSARY

52 - KIDNEY DISEASE AND EYE TROUBLE HEALED

53 - DISEASE OF BOWELS HEALED

54 - HEALED BY READING THE TEXTBOOK

55 - A TESTIMONY FROM SCOTLAND

56 - CURING BETTER THAN ENDURING

57 - SEVERE ECZEMA DESTROYED

58 - SCIENCE AND HEALTH A PRICELESS BOON

59 - A CRITIC CONVINCED

60 - BORN AGAIN

61 - A RESTLESS SENSE OF EXISTENCE DESTROYED

62 - MORALLY AND PHYSICALLY HEALED

63 - HEALTH AND UNDERSTANDING GAINED

64 - AN EVER-PRESENT HELP FOUND

65 - MANY PHYSICAL AND MENTAL TROUBLES OVERCOME

66 - A NEW LIFE GAINED

67 - A VOICE FROM ENGLAND

68 - DEPRAVED APPETITES OVERCOME

69 - CATARRH OF THE STOMACH HEALED

70 - SPINAL DISEASE HEALED

71 - MANY TROUBLES OVERCOME

72 - PREJUDICE OVERCOME

73 - A CONVINCING TESTIMONY

74 - HEALED PHYSICALLY AND SPIRITUALLY

75 - A VOICE FROM THE SOUTH

76 - HEALED AFTER MUCH SUFFERING

77 - THROUGH GREAT TRIBULATIONS

78 - A HELPFUL TESTIMONY

79 - DESIRE FOR LIQUOR AND TOBACCO DISAPPEARED

80 - AN EXPRESSION OF LOVING GRATITUDE

81 - HEALED OF BRIGHT'S DISEASE

82 - FIBROID TUMOR DESTROYED

83 - LIGHT OUT OF DARKNESS

84 - A GRATEFUL TESTIMONY

85 - HEALED OF CONSUMPTION AND ASTHMA

 

 


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