Historical Who is Who

EDDY, Mary Baker

1821 - 1910
United States
RELIGION

 

Founder of the Christian Science movement/religion. This was rooted in her personal experience of healing and her response to the stories of Jesus and to the teaching of Phineas Quimby. She set out her contested belief that the mind is the best means of overcoming illness in her book Science and Health and this was and remains the platform of the Church of Christ, Scientist.

Life

http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/mary-baker-eddy-82.php

http://marybakereddy.wwwhubs.com

http://www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Mary_Baker_Eddy.html

http://www.evidenceunseen.com/world-religions/christian-science/a-philosophical-critique-of-christian-science

Writings

Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/3458

Collected Works http://christiansciencebooks.rolf-witzsche.com

Video

Mary Baker Eddy: her life and legacy (10 mins) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iF-bBDzdlE8 

 

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