Women of History
Untold stories of women with many different connections to Christian Science.
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.
Read about a woman who wrote many beloved articles on Christian Science.
Read about a pioneer in the training of guide dogs.
Read about a pioneer in the field of women’s education.
Learn about the first African American teacher of Christian Science.
Meet a journalist who admired Mary Baker Eddy and became her friend.
Learn about the first Christian Science practitioner and teacher on the U.S. West Coast.
Read the story of an early advocate for young African Americans.
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.
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.