Mary Baker Eddy

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Discoverer of the Christ Science or the divine laws of Life, Truth, and Love.

Healer of exceptional renown with a library of documented evidence.

Author of Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (primary work) plus 15 other books on Christian healing.

Teacher of this scientific system of healing. Eddy established courses in Christian Science healing that continue today.

Founder of the world-wide Christian Science movement and church.

Publisher of a daily international newspaper plus weekly and monthly magazines focused on Christian healing and its proof today.

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cover of Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy

For anyone interested in healing through prayer, her primary work Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures is essential reading.

“Jesus established his church and maintained his mission on a spiritual foundation of Christ-healing.” (page 136)

Cover of book "Mary Baker Eddy: Christian Healer"

Mary Baker Eddy: Christian Healer is a biography focused on spiritual healing. It includes hundreds of Mrs. Eddy’s documented healings. Click here to read or listen online.

You can buy or borrow these books at the Christian Science Reading Room.

Further reading

7 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Mary Baker Eddy – an article written by Tony Lobl.

Learn more about her life and writings at The Mary Baker Eddy Library website.