today’s birthday: Mary Baker Eddy (1821)

Mary Baker Eddy (1821)

Eddy was the founder of the Christian Science movement, which preaches the principles of divine healing. After allegedly suffering a back injury in 1866, Eddy reportedly turned to the Bible and was unexpectedly healed. She considered that moment her discovery of Christian Science and spent the next few years refining the doctrine and plans for her new church. In 1879, the Church of Christ, Scientist was founded in Massachusetts. What newspaper, founded by Eddy in 1908, is still published today? More… Discuss

Advertisements

2 responses to “today’s birthday: Mary Baker Eddy (1821)

  1. I have read and studied her book and found her a very spiritual person and one of the most important woman thinkers of all time.

    • I think so too. Since humans are endowed with reason, it would be a great loss not to apply reasoning in all we do, hope and pursue to achieve: It would be like going thru life with one eye closed, while in perfect health! 🙂 or even worse.

Leave a Reply: (What... You're shy?)

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s