Concord ExpressA Christian Science Study Resource
Spirit blesses the multiplication of its own pure and 21perfect ideas. From the infinite elements of the one Multiplication of pure ideasMind emanate all form, color, quality, and quantity, and these are mental, both primarily 24and secondarily. Their spiritual nature is discerned only through the spiritual senses. Mortal mind inverts the true likeness, and confers animal names and natures upon its 27own misconceptions. Ignorant of the origin and opera‐tions of mortal mind, — that is, ignorant of itself, — this so-called mind puts forth its own qualities, and claims 30God as their author; albeit God is ignorant of the ex‐513513:1istence of both this mortal mentality, so-called, and its claim, for the claim usurps the deific prerogatives and is 3an attempted infringement on infinity.
6 Advancing spiritual steps in the teeming universe of Mind lead on to spiritual spheres and exalted beings. To Spiritual spheresmaterial sense, this divine universe is dim and 9distant, gray in the sombre hues of twilight; but anon the veil is lifted, and the scene shifts into light. In the record, time is not yet measured by solar revolutions, 12and the motions and reflections of deific power cannot be apprehended until divine Science becomes the interpreter.
Spirit diversifies, classifies, and individualizes all 18Continuity of thoughtsthoughts, which are as eternal as the Mind conceiving them; but the intelligence, exist‐ence, and continuity of all individuality remain in God, 21who is the divinely creative Principle thereof.