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To the Editor:
—In recent copies of The Journal I noticed something in regard to medical missions. A beautiful picture in the life of our Lord Jesus Christ while on earth is given by Luke the beloved physician in the fourth chapter of the Gospel according to Luke, verses 33 to 44 inclusive. I quote from it:"And Simon's wife's mother was taken with a great fever; and they besought Him for her. And He stood over her, and rebuked the fever; and it left her; and immediately she arose and ministered unto them. Now when the sun was setting, all they that had any sick with divers diseases brought them unto Him, and He laid his hands on every one of them, and healed them."And devils also came out of many... And the people sought... that He should not depart from them. And He said unto them, I
Forsythe WH. The Physician's Opportunities in the Foreign Field. JAMA. 1911;LVI(23):1739-1740. doi:10.1001/jama.1911.02560230041027