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Testimonies of healing


The healings published in The Christian Science Journal and Sentinel are verified by people who can vouch for the testifier or who know of the healing. This page aggregates the most recent testimonies of Christian healing from individuals and families around the world. Testimonies have have been published in the Christian Science periodicals for well over a century.

Journal Testimonies

August 2014

Freedom found from state despotism

Helga Janesch

When I read daily accounts in the media of the unrest and oppression in countries such as Syria and Egypt, I think about how I, as an individual, can con...

August 2014

Symptoms of shingles healed

Martha Hallaren

One morning last August, I woke up with pain in one of my legs and a rash on parts of the foot, ankle, and shin. It is normal for me to wake up each morn...

August 2014

Deep cut healed after fall

Linda Snorek

I am very grateful for Christian Science nurses and practitioners, and for the allness of God’s power, which has been revealed to me so clearly in Christ...

August 2014

Healing prayer for kids

Kathleen Cramer

I would like to share two experiences of healing that have been striking examples to me of the power of Christian Science to heal children.  When...

Sentinel Testimonies

July 21, 2014

Alcoholism healed

Martha J. Smith

A long time ago, for a period of about 15 years, I quietly drank myself to sleep every night. I hated having this problem, and I quit drinking many times...

July 21, 2014

Depression healed

Timothy Evan Swire

A number of years ago, while working late, I was hit by a deep sense of depression. This condition had come and gone in the past, but it seemed particula...

July 21, 2014

An end to illness

Carlos Frederico Sampaio

On a Monday at the beginning of 2012, I was at work when I started to feel unwell. When I got home, I felt as if I had a fever. I also coughed, had pain...

July 14, 2014

Love meets the need

Maggie Johnson

Walking through a car park recently, I heard the screams of a child after his brother had accidentally slammed a car door shut on his finger. I immediate...