know that my mission is for all the earth, not alone for my
dear devoted followers in Christian Science.... All my work,
all my efforts, all my prayers and tears are for humanity, and
the spread of peace and love among mankind."
- Mary Baker Eddy
Baker Eddy (1821-1910) is the Discoverer and Founder of Christian
Science, and author of Science and
Health with Key to the Scriptures, the essential book
on spiritual healing, which has sold more than 10 million
copies since it was first published in 1875.
remarkable woman clearly ahead of her time, she challenged
mainstream beliefs about the nature of man's existence and
the power of prayer to heal. Recently honored in the National
Women's Hall of Fame, her accomplishments include establishing
a worldwide church and The Christian
Science Monitor, a highly respected international
newspaper. She is also the founder and original publisher
of the weekly and monthly periodicals Christian
Science Sentinel and The
Christian Science Journal.
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