Accession: L02472
Editorial Title: Mary Baker Eddy to Clara E. Choate, May 20, 1880
Author: Mary Baker Eddy 
Recipient: Clara E. Choate 
Date: May 20, 1880 - archivist estimate
Manuscript Description: Handwritten by Mary Baker Eddy on lined paper.
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L02472
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My dear Student,

I am always glad to hear from you but have not time to answer as I would

With regard to the advice. I think God will guide you in the right way I am very cautious As Written: cautios ever to advise in such cases. I hope dear child, your thorny path will become more smooth As Written: smoothe eventually and the loving face that looks on all your tears will so shine upon youPs 67:1 God be merciful unto us, and bless us; and cause his face to shine upon us;
Selah.
its radiance will be felt. The father's faceEditorial Note: God’s face is the face of all that reflects love and will bring to us the consciousness of it.

In haste
Truly M B G E―

P. S.

"Be ye perfect even as thy father which is in heaven is perfectMatt 5:48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect. " This is not asking more than we all must give at last and the sooner we arrive at this state the sooner our trials will all be o'erAs Written:oe'er

L02472
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My dear Student,

I am always glad to hear from you but have not time to answer as I would

With regard to the advice. I think God will guide you in the right way I am very cautios Corrected: cautious ever to advise in such cases. I hope dear child, your thorny path will become more smoothe Corrected: smooth eventually and the loving face that looks on all your tears will so shine upon youPs 67:1 God be merciful unto us, and bless us; and cause his face to shine upon us;
Selah.
its radiance will be felt. The father's faceEditorial Note: God’s face is the face of all that reflects love and will bring to us the consciousness of it.

In haste
Truly M B G E―

P. S.

"Be ye perfect even as thy father which is in heaven is perfectMatt 5:48 Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect. " This is not asking more than we all must give at last and the sooner we arrive at this state the sooner our trials will all be oe'erCorrected:o'er