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Happy Birthday, Ernest!

Happy Birthday, Ernest  January blog post  - by Karen Oxrider, RScP, Secretary on the SOM Archives Board of Directors I was stoked when I learned that Ernest was a January baby like me. After a quick mental calculation, I smiled knowing that he was celebrating his...

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Christmas: The Journey of Awakening

Christmas:  The Journey of Awakening By Rev. Dr. John Waterhouse, President Centers for Spiritual Living  Every time I come to the Science of Mind Archives website, I’m impressed with the many rich resources I discover.  In my office I have a wall of books, including...

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A Gold Mine of Information!  SOM Archives Web Site By Dr. Kenn Gordon, Spiritual Leader Centers for Spiritual Living  What a gold mine of information the Science of Mind Archives is. I was just perusing its magnificent on-line contents uncovering not only our history...

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Timeless Wisdom: “How to Lift Your Burdens” Radio Talk

Timeless Wisdom:  "How to LIft Your Burdens" Radio Talk By Kathy Mastroianni, RScP Manager Science of Mind Archives & Library Foundation How to Lift Your Burdens, “This Thing Called Life”, 4-1-1951 Dr. Ernest Holmes was definitely a profoundly prolific writer and also...

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Are You Truly Applying the Principles of Science of Mind?

Are You Truly Applying the Principles of Science of Mind? Ernest Holmes’ Downloadable Guide to “Living Without Fear” Can Help By Jeannette Quinn Bisbee One of my favorite sayings is, “It is very simple, but it’s not easy.”  Sometimes the simplest things in life seem...

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Vetura Papke—the Practitioner’s Practitioner

Vetura Papke—the ‘Practitioner’s Practitioner’ Her Guiding Light Still Shines So Brightly By Jeannette Quinn Bisbee Anyone who has studied the history of Religious Science and Ernest Holmes knows that Ernest only slowly and somewhat reluctantly came to embrace the...

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Extension Study Course is an Amazing Resource!

Extension Study Course is an Amazing Resource! Volume Three Assists Serious Students of Science of Mind By Jeannette Quinn Bisbee Do you remember the first time you fell in love with Science of Mind?  Do you remember the pivotal moment when you knew the principles you...

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The Unknown “Ralph Waldo” Who Influenced Ernest Holmes

The Unknown "Ralph Waldo" Who Influenced Ernest Holmes: Ralph Waldo Trine, the Man Who Inspired Gandhi By Jeannette Quinn Bisbee   I like to wander through the Science of Mind Archives resources—the ones that are available via the Internet.  Each time I do that, I end...

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The Power of Positive Thinking

The Power of Positive Thinking How Norman Vincent Peale Was Influenced by Ernest Holmes By Jeannette Quinn Bisbee Increasingly, young people born in the late twentieth to twenty-first century in North America are not raised in a home where the family attends church,...

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