PODCAST — January 2021
Learn about the Library’s recent presentations at the world’s largest religious studies conference.
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Read about steps she took during a time of tragedy for her country.
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Learn how the founder of Christian Science advised church members on this subject.
FROM THE PAPERS
Meet a New York State missionary who corresponded with Mary Baker Eddy.
FROM THE COLLECTIONS
Read about a victory over false news reporting in 1907.
About Mary Baker Eddy
Mary Baker Eddy (1821-1910) was an influential American author, teacher, and religious leader, noted for her groundbreaking ideas about spirituality and health, which she named Christian Science. She articulated those ideas in her major work, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, first published in 1875. Four years later she founded the Church of Christ, Scientist, which today has branch churches and societies around the world. In 1908 she launched The Christian Science Monitor, a leading international newspaper, the recipient, to date, of seven Pulitzer Prizes.
Untold stories of women with many different connections to Christian Science.
Highlights from our collections and exhibits, staff blogs, and insights on the history of the Christian Science movement.
Answers to questions our research team has received.
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