Accession: L15740
Editorial Title: Asa Gilbert Eddy to Caroline A. Fifield, June 15, 1878
Author: Asa Gilbert Eddy 
Recipient: Caroline A. Fifield 
Date: June 15, 1878
Manuscript Description: Handwritten by Asa Gilbert Eddy on lined paper. The second half of this letter is probably in Mary Baker Eddy's handwriting.
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Dear Madam

We shall organize the classEditorial Note: Fifield was in Mary Baker Eddy's August 1878 class. for the study of Metaphysics next Tuesday or Wednesday you will hear from us again when the class is ready informing you what day and hour to come

Yours Very Truly
A. G. Eddy

Handshift:Mary Baker Eddy [?]  Unclear or illegible  The substance of things hoped for, & the evidence of things not seenHeb 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

in modern phrase these are supposed mixtures of Intelligence & matter of life and death Substance and essence good & evil of truth and error, but Science reveals to the understanding that good & evil Spirit and matter &c cannot dwell together Science of Soul, Thou shalt have no other god before me This me is Spirit hence the command is thou shalt have no Intelligence no life no substance no truth no love but the spiritualMary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures467:1Question. — What are the demands of the Science of
 Soul?
467:3Answer. — The first demand of this Science is, “Thou
 shalt have no other gods before me.” This me is Spirit.
 Therefore the command means this: Thou shalt
467:6have no intelligence, no life, no substance, no
 truth, no love, but that which is spiritual. The second

L15740
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Dear Madam

We shall organize the classEditorial Note: Fifield was in Mary Baker Eddy's August 1878 class. for the study of Metaphysics next Tuesday or Wednesday you will hear from us again when the class is ready informing you what day and hour to come

Yours Very Truly
A. G. Eddy

Handshift:Mary Baker Eddy [?]  Unclear or illegible  The substance of things hoped for, & the evidence of things not seenHeb 11:1 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.

in modern phrase these are supposed mixtures of Intelligence & matter of life and death Substance and essence good & evil of truth and error, but Science reveals to the understanding that good & evil Spirit and matter &c cannot dwell together Science of Soul, Thou shalt have no other god before me This me is Spirit hence the command is thou shalt have no Intelligence no life no substance no truth no love but the spiritualMary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures467:1Question. — What are the demands of the Science of
 Soul?
467:3Answer. — The first demand of this Science is, “Thou
 shalt have no other gods before me.” This me is Spirit.
 Therefore the command means this: Thou shalt
467:6have no intelligence, no life, no substance, no
 truth, no love, but that which is spiritual. The second