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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

January 2019

Swollen, painful joints healed

Kathie Walter

I awoke one morning to great discomfort in one arm. An elbow and finger were stiff and swollen, and they were not functioning properly. That arm was of littl...

January 2019

Healed of heart trouble

Holly Godfrey

Over the span of about twenty years starting in young adulthood, every few years I would experience the symptoms of a mild heart attack. Each time this happe...

January 2019

Persistence in prayer dissolves lump

Alice Chedister Ellis

Over two years ago, I became aware of a lump in my breast, and I immediately called a Christian Science practitioner to pray for me for healing. It was not u...

January 2019

Growth on neck healed

Hillary Halverson

Shortly after graduating from college, I developed a pessimistic outlook on many areas of my life. I felt I didn’t need Christian Science and had stopped att...

Sentinel Testimonies

December 17, 2018

‘Staying in Spirit’ brings healing

Patricia Duke

 Several years ago, I had a large wart on the top of my hand. It had been there a few months, and it was embarrassing to have people see it. I had praye...

December 17, 2018

Severe headache healed

Lindsey Roder

One morning, I awoke with a severe headache. It was so intense that I could not get out of bed. My favorite thing to do when struggling with a problem is to...

December 17, 2018

Resentment healed

Poonam Likhi

Christian Science found me through a colleague when I was struggling with many challenges way back in 1993. My spiritual journey started with healings of ast...

December 10, 2018

Walking and talking freely again

BettyJo Cost

A few years ago I began experiencing a lot of trouble walking and speaking normally, and there were other painful symptoms. I feared these problems might be...