Highlights from our collections and exhibits, staff blogs, and insights on the history of the Christian Science movement.
Glimpse how two accomplished early Christian Scientists began to practice healing.
Read how the early church was adding members and paying expenses.
Learn the story behind a heartfelt gift to Mary Baker Eddy that featured her likeness.
Read a letter showing the early influence of the Christian Science textbook.
Read an 1884 letter to Eddy that’s notable for several reasons.
Read some of the letters that Eddy especially wanted to keep copies of.
Learn about a family that was close to Mary Baker Eddy around the time she discovered Christian Science.
Read Mary Baker Eddy’s frank 1884 letter to a student in Washington, D.C.
Read about an early advocate of Christian Science among Boston’s religious establishment.
Read one of Eddy’s letters to a student practicing Christian Science in Chicago.
Read the first letters to Mary Baker Eddy from Laura Sargent.
See how different documents contain similar word choices.
Read about early efforts to organize the Christian Science movement.
Read the first communication to Eddy from a devoted early worker in Christian Science.
Read how Mary Baker Eddy preached on the subject in 1885.