Christian Science Reading Room, Boston

Advancing spiritual healing in your community since 1888

The Christian Science Reading Room is a peaceful and inviting place to be! Stop by to research prayer and healing, to purchase BiblesScience and Health, as well as other works by Mary Baker Eddy and Christian Science publications, and to sample inspirational music and attend eventsmore about us

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In Boston

194 Massachusetts Ave.  |  Boston, MA 02115

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Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-7 p.m. 
Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

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Our friendly, knowledgable staff looks forward to helping you with our products, computers, copier, study areas, research and listening stations, and seeing you at our events.  more


We offer a variety of hardcover, paperback, audio, and eBooks, multiple options for mobile device(s), plus musicgifts, and subscriptions. There are resources for Bible studykids, and multiple languages. Browse on your own in person or online, or stop by and staff can help you find what you're looking for.  more

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Mary Baker Eddy and poetry


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Cheryl shares some interesting discoveries she found when preparing for the weekly poetry readings to be held at the Reading Room every Saturday in April (during National Poetry Month) 

Difference makers—then and now

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Women’s History Month this March inspired the Reading Room staff to highlight several women—past and present—who have made a difference in the world.

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