Bookstore & Library
You will find Christian Science Reading Rooms a quiet place to read and pray or to study the Bible, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures and the other writings of Mary Baker Eddy.
Each Reading Room is a bookstore where you can buy products from the Christian Science Publishing Society, such as: The Christian Science Monitor, Christian Science Journal, Christian Science Sentinel, Herald of Christian Science, various books, pamphlets, CDs and more. Archived articles are available in bound volumes or online.
More about Books on Spirituality.
What is a Christian Science Reading Room?
- Bibles in various translations
- The textbook of Christian Science & other writings by Mary Baker Eddy
- Bible reference books
- Bible lesson guides
- Hymnals & music
- Books for children
- Do Bible research in a peaceful, uplifting atmosphere.
- Read or listen to more than 100 years of first-hand accounts of healing.
- View online resources at Christianscience.com in support of your Bible study.
- Catch up on world news with the online daily-version of the internationally-acclaimed Christian Science Monitor.
- Read the weekly print version, or watch replays of Monitor webinars, such as "Finding Resilience in Ukraine."
Featured products for Women's History Month
Mary Baker Eddy: The Years of Discovery, 2nd Edition
Mary Baker Eddy: The Years of Trial
Mary Baker Eddy: The Years of Authority
Mary Baker Eddy: Christian Healer
You may purchase these products at a Reading Room near you, or online.
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Find a Reading Room near you
All Christian Science Churches have a Reading Room. Each Reading Room is unique. Some are located in churches, and others are in commercial areas. Take a quick tour of a Reading Room in Solvang, CA.
Find out more
Explore the Reading Rooms in your area by clicking on the links below. Reading Rooms are listed by county.
Call to check on hours of operation. Many Reading Rooms are offering curbside pickup if you would like to call and order books, the weekly Bible Lesson or other periodicals.
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