Highlights from our collections and exhibits, staff blogs, and insights on the history of the Christian Science movement.
Discover what music and song meant to Mary Baker Eddy.
Read about Mary Baker Eddy’s early support of women’s rights.
Read how a church in Holland received help and encouragement during World War II.
Read how poet Felicia Hemans influenced the discoverer of Christian Science.
Mary Baker Eddy was preacher as well as writer, healer, and teacher. She did most of her preaching in the 1880s in Boston and her sermons were packed with scriptural references.
George Glover, Mary Baker Eddy’s first husband, had many career interests and his letters give us some insight into his days and pursuits.
Mrs. Eddy sometimes wove references to the First Commandment into her correspondence — here’s an interesting example.
Mary Baker Eddy had great affection for the largest city in Massachusetts—and she had high hopes for it.
Minnie Weygandt was Mary Baker Eddy’s cook, and served at her home, Pleasant View in Concord, NH, from 1899 to 1907.
Insights on the Bibles used by Mary Baker Eddy and how she used them in her work.
See what impact the early Christian Science movement made within the African American community.
Read an 1884 exchange between Mary Baker Eddy and a woman in search of healing.
Meet the people who wrote to Mary Baker Eddy—by taking a look at their stationery.
Read about a miniature edition of the Christian Science textbook, designed for soldiers.
Learn the story behind this celebrated painting of Mary Baker Eddy’s birthplace.