Sermons Packed with Scriptural References

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.

References to the First Commandment

Mrs. Eddy sometimes wove references to the First Commandment into her correspondence — here’s an interesting example.

Spotlight on Christian Science in Hollywood: “Missing”

The 1982 film Missing shares the true story of the disappearance of Charles Horman in Chile. Horman was a freelance journalist, whose writing credits include The Christian Science Monitor, and who was raised in Christian Science.

The Use of the King James Version of the Bible in Church Services

Mary Baker Eddy did not mandate that the King James Version of the Bible be used in services in The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and its branches. It is the Bible, not a particular version, which she named with Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, to...