Women of History
Untold stories of women with many different connections to Christian Science.
Meet a woman who was instrumental in establishing Christian Science in Japan.
Read about a woman who helped establish the Christian Science movement in Chicago.
Read about the first woman to enter the military chaplaincy as a Christian Scientist.
Read about a prolific writer on Christian Science healing.
Meet one of Eddy’s earliest biographers.
Meet a loyal cousin who supported Eddy’s work solely “for love’s sake.”
Meet a woman who helped establish Christian Science in New York City.
Learn about the single largest donor to the building of the Original Mother Church.
Read about one of the first women MDs in America—and her interest in Mary Baker Eddy’s teaching.
Get to know this fascinating and sometimes controversial woman through her own words.
Meet one of the first African Americans to be listed as a Christian Science healer.
Meet a woman who nurtured Japan’s fledgling Christian Science field.
Read about a well-known actress who was full of talent—and faith. Audio and video links included.
Meet a celebrated hymn writer who was also South Africa’s first teacher of Christian Science (audio excerpt and reminiscence included).
Meet an Australian suffragist who became a longtime Christian Science healer.