Discoverer

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

Healer

of great 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, establishing 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

Read this brief overview of her life and work on ChristianScience.com.

"Those who look for me in person, or elsewhere than in my writings, lose me instead of find me."

— Mary Baker Eddy, The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and Miscellany, p. 120

Science and Health

Available in several languages, her primary work Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures explains the spiritual method of healing. The last 100 pages contain testimonies of healing from reading this book.

Other writings

More can be discovered about this remarkable woman's foresight and love for humanity through reading her other writings.

Biographies

Authorised biographies of the discoverer and founder of Christian Science are available in the Reading Room. Learn more about her healing work and the many challenges she overcame.

The Mary Baker Eddy Library

The Mary Baker Eddy Library holds archives of Mary Baker Eddy's correspondence and other historical documents pertaining to her life and work.

The Christian Science Monitor

Mary Baker Eddy founded this international daily newspaper, available at any Christian Science Reading Room.

"The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind."

— Mary Baker Eddy
The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and Miscellany