What is a Christian Science Reading Room?


Purchase Bibles and Christian Science publications. A knowledgeable attendant can guide you to items that meet your need.

Find a variety of Bibles, foreign language translations, and reference books

We also sell Science and Health with the Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy.  This book unlocks the spiritual meaning of the Bible and explains how the early Christians healed.  It includes 100 pages of verified testimonies.

Lending Library

Learn more about Christian Science and its Founder, Mary Baker Eddy, by borrowing books from our free lending library.

Books and online resources

In addition to our free lending library, we also provide access to video broadcasts, online chats, and televised lectures discussing topics designed to help you grow in your understanding of God and spiritual healing.

Study Area

A quiet study room provides a peaceful sanctuary for prayer and research into the Bible and writings of Mary Baker Eddy.

A quiet place to pray and study

A quiet study room provides a peaceful sanctuary for prayer and research. Reading Room attendants will greet you with a warm welcome, answer your questions and introduce you to our collection of study and reference materials.


Just some of the resources available to you:

  • Weekly Bible Lesson-sermons
  • Bible research materials
  • Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, the textbook on Christian Science, by Mary Baker Eddy
  • Periodicals containing testimonies of present-day Christian Science healing
  • Access to online and print editions of The Christian Science Monitor, a weekly news magazine (www.csmonitor.com)
  • Children’s books and other materials for parents
  • Access to audio lectures, podcasts, and testimonies of healing
  • Comprehensive computer resources to learn about Christian Science (www.christianscience.com)

Want to know more about Christian Science Reading Rooms? Watch the video below for a quick preview.

What is a Christian Science Reading Room?


You’ll Always be Warmly Welcomed…

The Christian Science Reading Room includes a sales area, study room and lending library. Stop in to browse, look for articles in our periodicals of special interest, read the weekly Bible lesson, or simply ask a question.

Several Bible translations and Bible research materials are available.  You can learn about the Discoverer and Founder of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy, through her writings and a large selection of biographies. Her major work, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, reveals the healing Science Jesus taught and demonstrated.

The Christian Science Monitor is an excellent source of in-depth national and international news. Enjoy the weekly edition or  access the daily on-line edition. A computer and WiFi connection are provided for access to selected Bible research and Christian Science study sites.

Taking a road trip?  You can purchase or borrow music CDs produced by the Christian Science Publishing Society as well as CDs of The Christian Science Sentinel – radio edition and Christian Science Quarterly Bible Lessons.

Many of the publications at the Reading Room can be read on site, borrowed, or purchased.