Accession: A10695
Editorial Title: This man began to build, and was not able to finish
Author: Mary Baker Eddy 
Scribe: unknown 
Date: April 24, 1887
Manuscript Description: Handwritten in pen and pencil.
Editorial Note: Mary Baker Eddy gave the sermon for which this document is an outline at Chickering Hall.
Related Versions: To read the text of this sermon, see A10091Click link to view A10091 document in new window. To read another outline, see A10709Click link to view A10709 document in new window.
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Luke 15--30Editorial Note: It’s evident that here Eddy meant to write Luke 14:30, not Luke 15:30.

This man began to build & was not able to finishLuke 14:30 Saying, This man began to build, and was not able to finish.

Finish} its meaning here

Season} Seedling Changes. Report of American Scientific AssociationAs Written:Asso

History} BabyloniaAs Written:Bab. MediaEditorial Note: Media was an area of ancient Iran, inhabited by people known as Medes.. Assyria, Petra 8000 yrs. B.C. excavated from a rock

Good builders their foundation, materials

Adam Bad builders

Solomon This man began to build

False foundation} matter, Evil, disease, death.

Religion & Medicine

True foundation} Spirit, Life, Truth, Love.

Enoch, Elijah, Job Jesus Paul} Perfect type & upright feared God eschewed evilJob 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

Finish} SummaryAs Written:Sumary endless ascent through new ranks of being

Adam,} I was afraid and I hid myself

SolomonEditorial Note: Solomon is traditionally identified as the author of the book of Ecclesiastes. However, many modern scholars have questioned this attribution. } There is a time to love and a time to hateEccl 3:8 A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace. I have seen all the works that are done under the sun and behold all is vanity and vexation of spiritEccl 1:14 I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit. Who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a foolEccl 2:19 And who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a fool? yet shall he have rule over all my labour wherein I have laboured, and wherein I have shewed myself wise under the sun. This is also vanity.

Job} Happy, miserable, night scene, God unsearchable, blessing of uprightness Power and majesty of Good

Reproveth his friends} Ye are all physicians of no value

The word as employed in the text seems not to stand for completion part completeness Satan asked Doth Job fear God for noughtJob 1:9 Then Satan answered the Lord, and said, Doth Job fear God for nought? Job's foundation was fear he feared God and eschewed evilJob 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

A10695
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Luke 15--30Editorial Note: It’s evident that here Eddy meant to write Luke 14:30, not Luke 15:30.

This man began to build & was not able to finishLuke 14:30 Saying, This man began to build, and was not able to finish.

Finish} its meaning here

Season} Seedling Changes. Report of American Scientific AssoExpanded:Association

History} Bab.Expanded:Babylonia MediaEditorial Note: Media was an area of ancient Iran, inhabited by people known as Medes.. Assyria, Petra 8000 yrs. B.C. excavated from a rock

Good builders their foundation, materials

Adam Bad builders

Solomon This man began to build

False foundation} matter, Evil, disease, death.

Religion & Medicine

True foundation} Spirit, Life, Truth, Love.

Enoch, Elijah, Job Jesus Paul} Perfect type & upright feared God eschewed evilJob 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

Finish} SumaryCorrected:Summary Able to endless ascent through new ranks of being

Adam,} I was afraid and I hid myself

SolomonEditorial Note: Solomon is traditionally identified as the author of the book of Ecclesiastes. However, many modern scholars have questioned this attribution. } There is a time to love and a time to hateEccl 3:8 A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace. I have seen all the works that are done under the sun and behold all is vanity and vexation of spiritEccl 1:14 I have seen all the works that are done under the sun; and, behold, all is vanity and vexation of spirit. Who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a foolEccl 2:19 And who knoweth whether he shall be a wise man or a fool? yet shall he have rule over all my labour wherein I have laboured, and wherein I have shewed myself wise under the sun. This is also vanity.

Job} Happy, miserable, night scene, God unsearchable, blessing of uprightness Power and majesty of Good

Reproveth his friends} Ye are all physicians of no value

The word as employed in the text seems not to stand for completion part completeness Satan asked Doth Job fear God for noughtJob 1:9 Then Satan answered the Lord, and said, Doth Job fear God for nought? Job's foundation was fear he feared God and eschewed evilJob 1:1 There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.