The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, Massachusetts

The world headquarters of Christian Science, the “Mother Church” is open to all, and welcomes visitors from all over the world. You’re also welcome at Christian Science “branch” churches and societies in BC, as well as in over 80 countries throughout the world.

  • JSH-Online

On this site, you’ll find timely articles, podcasts, and testimonies of healing in Christian Science, as well an an introduction to the family of periodicals published for those interested in learning more about Christian Science — the Weekly Bible Lesson, Christian Science Journal, Christian Science Sentinel, The Herald of Christian Science.

  • The Christian Science Monitor

The Christian Science Monitor is an international news organization that delivers thoughtful, global coverage via its website, weekly magazine, and mobile site. The Monitor is global, both in practice and in spirit. This global perspective comes naturally; the Monitor’s founder, Mary Baker Eddy, explained our mission this way: “To injure no man, but to bless all mankind.” Click here to learn more about the Christian Science Monitor.

  • The Mary Baker Eddy Library for the Betterment of Humanity

No visit to Boston would be complete without a visit to the Mary Baker Eddy Library. The library includes opportunities to learn more about the founder of Christian Science and how her writings have made an impact on the world. Another highlight of the Library is the Mapparium, a three-storey painted glass globe where visitors can walk through with a unique perspective on the world’s geography of 1935.

  • The Press Room

The Press Room is a collection of articles in the news primarily written by Christian Science Committees on Publication.

Multimedia Resources

  • Christian Science Lectures

Check out some examples of public talks given by experienced Christian Science healers, on topics including prayer, healing, life without fear, and more.

  • Your Daily Lift

Award winning two-minute daily podcasts available online, or by iPhone app in English and 11 other languages, including Hindi, Farsi, Spanish, French, and Japanese.

  • Sentinel Radio Online

Each week programs from the Sentinel Radio audio archive are broadcast throughout the United States and in other parts of the world. Tune in and find strength, comfort, and renewal through uplifting interviews and inspiring testimonies from people who rely on God for healing.

  • The Herald of Christian Science

The Herald of Christian Science is available in print and online formats, and includes articles and testimonies of healing in Christian Science in over 25 languages, including Chinese, Korean, Farsi, Hindi, French and more.

 

Christian Science in Canada

  • Christian Science Trust in Canada

Trust Canada was established in 1980 in Canada to provide a means to receive and distribute funds for religious and charitable purposes of The Mother Church. The purpose of the fund is to promote and extend the religion of Christian Science as taught by Mary Baker Eddy in the Christian Science textbook, “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures” and for the furtherance of such other charitable purposes as are consistent with the teachings and practice of said religion.  For more information, please use the website’s contact form.

  • Christian Science Committee on Publication – BC

The Committee on Publication for BC, Anna Bowness-Park writes and blogs frequently in the media, providing opportunities to share ideas on the topic of health and spirituality as they relate to Christian Science practice. You can find her in the Vancouver Sun on the Community blogs page, as well as on Spiritually Speaking, a multi-faith blog hosted by the Times Colonist in Victoria.
You can read her blog here.  You may also contact Anna by phone: 250-294-0276 or by Email: bc@compub.org

Youth Resources

  • Albert Baker Fund

The Albert Baker Fund provides loans, scholarships and grants for the education of Christian Scientists around the world, and encourages each of their recipients to “pass the blessing forward” by contributing to the Christian Science Movement, their communities and the world.

  • Asher House

For more than 65 years, Asher Student Foundation has provided a spiritually supportive, homelike atmosphere for Christian Science college students in houses located near university campuses across the United States.

  • Thomas Lyons & Josephine Lyons Scholarship

Are you a student of the visual arts? You could be eligible for a bursary for one year’s study at a leading Art School in Canada, the United Kingdom or France, awarded by the Thomas Lyons & Josephine Lyons Scholarship Society.

You must be a regular attendant at a Church of Christ, Scientist; be a Canadian or British citizen; and be a full-time visual arts post-secondary student. For more information, please contact lyonsscholarship@gmail.com