Can racial prejudice and violence be healed?


  • And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. …
    Holy Bible, Genesis 1:31

    Truth, Life, and Love are a law of annihilation to everything unlike themselves, because they declare nothing except God.

    Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p. 243

    And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. …

    Holy Bible, Genesis 1: 31

    Truth, Life, and Love are a law of annihilation to everything unlike themselves, because they declare nothing except God.

    Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p. 243

    And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. …

    Holy Bible, Genesis 1:31

    Truth, Life, and Love are a law of annihilation to everything unlike themselves, because they declare nothing except God.
    Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, p. 243

  • Though our fears may estrange and divide us,
    May we seek to dissolve them through love.
    We are sister and brother, each bound to the other,
    One with our Father above.

    Christian Science Hymnal, Hymn 524

    Though our fears may estrange and divide us,
    May we seek to dissolve them through love.
    We are sister and brother, each bound to the other,
    One with our Father above.

    Christian Science Hymnall,Hymn 524

    Though our fears may estrange and divide us,
    May we seek to dissolve them through love.
    We are sister and brother, each bound to the other,
    One with our Father above.

    Christian Science Hymnal, Hymn 524

  • It became so clear to me that the only true power and motivator is God, divine Love, who could not let any of His children hate or harm others.  

    Innocence that dissolves racism
    Jane Hickson, Christian Science Sentinel,  June 11, 2020
    Read now 

    It became so clear to me that the only true power and motivator is God, divine Love, who could not let any of His children hate or harm others.

    Innocence that dissolves racism
    Jane Hickson, Christian Science Sentinel,  June 11, 2020
    Read now  

    It became so clear to me that the only true power and motivator is God, divine Love, who could not let any of His children hate or harm others.

    Innocence that dissolves racism
    Jane Hickson, Christian Science Sentinel,  June 11, 2020
    Read now

  • Prayerful, healing thoughts, which Jesus’ words and life illustrated, and which any of us can apply to our daily living, are such a welcome presence and power in today’s world.

    Words cannot hurt me
    Gloria Preston,  The Christian Science Journal, October 2019
    Read now

    Prayerful, healing thoughts, which Jesus’ words and life illustrated, and which any of us can apply to our daily living, are such a welcome presence and power in today’s world.

    Words cannot hurt me
    Gloria Preston,  The Christian Science Journal, October 2019
    Read now

    Prayerful, healing thoughts, which Jesus’ words and life illustrated, and which any of us can apply to our daily living, are such a welcome presence and power in today’s world.

    Words cannot hurt me
    Gloria Preston,  The Christian Science Journal, October 2019
    Read now

“Christian Scientists abide by the laws of God and the laws of the land;” … Mary Baker Eddy

In response to the current BC health authority requirement to limit large public gatherings, some branch Churches and Societies are taking steps to offer alternative on line Sunday and Wednesday services, Sunday School, and access to Christian Science publications and resources by appointment.

Please see individual branch Church and Reading Room pages on this website for details and updates.


How I am praying about the pandemic

with Virginia Hughes
April 29, 2020 – Sentinel Watch

On this edition of Sentinel Watch, we have invited our guest to share how it has come to her to pray in response to the pandemic. As she walks us through her thought process, step by step, she shares some thought-provoking “guidelines” that came to her for how she could pray more effectively and deepen her conviction in the healing scope of God’s all-inclusive love.

As our guest says, as we pray to know how we can pray better during these demanding times, we will each get our own unique answer from God.

Click here to listen

    Can our prayers prevent violence? July 6, 2020
    We might feel helpless when we see disturbing news reports of violent confrontation. But we shouldn’t underestimate the impact of heartfelt prayer, based on an understanding of God’s all-power.
    Freedom from grief – a present possibility July 3, 2020
    After her father died, a woman was freed from grief as she gained a better understanding of man’s eternal, spiritual nature.
    No time for boredom July 2, 2020
    The cure for boredom? Do more for others.
    A meaningful contribution to the world July 1, 2020
    If we’re looking ahead to the future and wondering, “How can I make a difference?” it’s worth considering the profound significance of Jesus’ commandment that we love each other in the manner that he …
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What is a Christian Science Reading Room?

Christian Science Reading Rooms are inviting places to explore spiritual answers to life’s many questions. Each Reading Room is both a bookstore and a place for prayer and study, where everyone is welcome.  Bible study and other meetings also take place at reading rooms from time to time. Tour this website and find a Reading Room near you. You will be able to purchase or read featured publications including the Christian Science Bible Lesson. You’ll also be able to explore different Bible translations, commentaries and use Concord, an on-line search tool for the Bible, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures and other writings by Mary Baker Eddy.

If you are interested in what a Reading Room has to offer but cannot make it in person, you can take advantage of this Virtual Reading Room. Take time to explore a Christian Science Perspective article, a daily feature of The Christian Science Monitor. You can also listen to several programs on the CSPS Internet Radio player including the Daily LiftSentinel Watch, a weekly podcast, or Teen Connect.  From time to time there will be additional Poetry and Podcasts posted. If you do not find all you are looking for on this website or wish to request further information, feel free to send an email via the Contact tab at the top of the website. 

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This site is sponsored by the Churches of Christ, Scientist and Christian Science Societies in British Columbia.

New Westminster

633 8th Street
New Westminster, BC
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Vancouver

1668 West Broadway, #103
Vancouver, BC
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West Vancouver

714 20th St
West Vancouver, BC
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White Rock

15242 Russell Avenue
White Rock, BC
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Duncan BC Christian Science Reading Room

Duncan

6118 Lane Road
Duncan, BC
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Nanaimo

#101 – 10 Esplanade Street
Nanaimo, BC
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Victoria

1205 Pandora Avenue
(at Chambers Street)
Victoria, BC
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Kamloops

1152 Nicola Street
Kamloops, BC
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All are welcome to visit our Churches and Reading Rooms!