From the Mary Baker Eddy Papers
Articles highlighting our ongoing effort to annotate and digitally publish Eddy’s correspondence, sermons, and other manuscript materials.
See how different documents contain similar word choices.
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.
Read an exchange in which Eddy mentors one of her students.
Learn about this institution’s early interest in Science and Health.
Read annotated documents related to an 1888 Christmas sermon.
Glimpse how two accomplished early Christian Scientists began to practice healing.
Read how the early church was adding members and paying expenses.
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.
Read Mary Baker Eddy’s frank 1884 letter to a student in Washington, D.C.
Read some of Eddy’s correspondence with mothers studying Christian Science.
Meet Daniel A. P. Murray, one of the Library of Congress’ first Black American librarians.
Read how two new students of Eddy began their careers as healers.
Read correspondence between Eddy and one of her students, on the subject of holiday gifts.
Meet a New York State missionary who corresponded with Mary Baker Eddy.
Glimpse what it took to grow the early Christian Science movement in the young state of Nebraska.
Learn how the clergy was looking at Christian Science in 1885.