Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures
Mary Baker Eddy

Glossary - (CHAPTER 17)

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(ISSACHAR - Jacob's son)
Issachar (Jacob's son). A corporeal belief; the offspring of error; envy; hatred; selfishness; self-will; lust.


(JACOB)
Jacob. A corporeal mortal embracing duplicity, repentance, sensualism. Inspiration; the revelation of Science, in which the so-called material senses yield to the spiritual sense of Life and Love.


(JAPHET - Noah's son)
Japhet (Noah's son). A type of spiritual peace, flowing from the understanding that God is the divine Principle of all existence, and that man is His idea, the child of His care.


(JERUSALEM)
Jerusalem. Mortal belief and knowledge obtained from the five corporeal senses; the pride of power and the power of pride; sensuality; envy; oppression; tyranny. Home, heaven.


(JESUS)
Jesus. The highest human corporeal concept of the divine idea, rebuking and destroying error and bringing to light man's immortality.


(JOSEPH)
Joseph. A corporeal mortal; a higher sense of Truth rebuking mortal belief, or error, and showing the immortality and supremacy of Truth; pure affection blessing its enemies.


(JUDAH)
Judah. A corporeal material belief progressing and disappearing; the spiritual understanding of God and man appearing.

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