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CHAPTER - Recapitulation

@ Question 1. - What is God?
- Adam: Error -
Topic: God

@ Question 2. - Are these terms synonymous?
- Adam: A falsity -
Topic: Sacrament 

@ Question 3. - Is there more than one God or Principle?
- Adam: The belief in "original sin," sickness, and death -
Topic: Life

@ Question 4. - What are spirits and souls?
- Adam: Evil -
Topic: Truth

@ Question 5. - What are the demands of the Science of Soul?
- Adam: The opposite of good,--of God and His creation. -
Topic: Love

@ Question 6. - What is the scientific statement of being?
- Adam: A curse -
Topic: Spirit

@ Question 7. - What is substance?
- Adam: A belief in intelligent matter, finiteness, and mortality. -
Topic: Soul

@ Question 8. - What is Life?
- Adam: "Dust to dust" -
Topic: Mind

@ Question 9. - What is intelligence?
- Adam: Red sandstone -
Topic: Christ Jesus

@ Question 10. - What is Mind?
- Adam: Nothingness -
Topic: Man

@ Question 11. - Are doctrines and creeds a benefit to man?
- Adam: The first god of mythology -
Topic: Substance

@ Question 12. - What is error?
- Adam: Not God's man, who represents the one God and is His own image and likeness -
Topic: Matter

@ Question 13. - Is there no sin?
- Adam: The opposite of Spirit and His creations -
Topic: Reality

@ Question 14. - What is man?
- Adam: That which is not the image and likeness of good, but a material belief, opposed to the one Mind, or Spirit -
Topic: Unreality

@ Question 15. - What are body and Soul?
- Adam: A co-called finite mind, producing other minds, thus making "gods many and lords many" -
Topic: Are Sin, Disease, and Death Real?

@ Question 16. - Does brain think, and do nerves feel, and is there intelligence in matter?
- Adam: A product of nothing as the mimicry of something -
Topic: Doctrine of Atonement

@ Question 17. - Is it important to understand these explanations in order to heal the sick? 
- Adam: An unreality as opposed to the great reality of spiritual existence and creation -
Topic: Probation after Death

@ Question 18. - Does Christian Science, or metaphysical healing, include medication, material hygiene, mesmerism, hypnotism, theosophy, or spiritualism?
- Adam: A so-called man, whose origin, substance, and mind are found to be the antipode of God, or Spirit -
Topic: Everlasting Punishment

@ Question 19. - Is materiality the concomitant of spirituality, and is material sense a necessary preliminary to the understanding and expression of Spirit?
- Adam: An inverted image of Spirit -
Topic: Adam and Fallen Man

@ Question 20. - You speak of belief.... 
- Adam: The image and likeness of what God has not created, namely, matter, sin, sickness, and death -
Topic: Mortals and Immortals

Who or what is it that believes?
- Adam: The opposer of Truth, termed error -
Topic: Soul and Body (21)

@ Question 21. - Do the five corporeal senses constitute man?
- Adam: Life's counterfeit, which ultimates in death. 
Topic: Ancient and Modern Necromany, alies Mesmerism, and Hypnotism, Denounced (22)

@ Question 22. - Will you explain sickness 
- Adam: The opposite of Love, called hate -
Topic: God the Only Cause and Creator (23)

and show how it is to be healed?
- Adam: The userper of Spirit's creation, called self-creative matter -
Topic: God the Preserver of Man (24)

@ Question 23. - How can I progress most rapidly in the understanding of Christian Science?
- Adam: Immortality's opposite, mortality -
Topic: Is the Universe, Including Man Evolved by Atomic Force? (25)

@ - Tenets -
@ Question 24. - Have Christian Scientists any religious creed?
- Adam: That of which wisdom saith, "Thou shalt surely die." -
Topic: Christian Science (26)

Note: The references to Adam and Bible Lesson topics are not in the original Recapitulation text.  However, there are 26 topics covered in Recapitulation and there exist 26 topics for the Bible Lessons and 26 elements in the first definition of Adam in the Glossary which both match the subjects of the Recapitulation questions. If you find the correlation unimportant, please ignore the references on this page to the name of Adam and to the note, Topic.

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