The Manual of the Mother Church
Mary Baker Eddy

- MAN 42: -

Prayer in Church. Sect. 5. The prayers in
Christian Science churches shall be offered for
the congregations collectively and exclusively.

Alertness to Duty. Sect. 6. It shall be the
duty of every member of this Church to defend
himself daily against aggressive mental suggestion,
and not be made to forget nor to neglect
his duty to God, to his Leader, and to mankind.
By his works he shall be judged, - and justified
or condemned.

One Christ. Sect. 7. In accordance with
the Christian Science textbooks, - the BIBLE,
SCRIPTURES, - and in accord with all of Mrs.
Eddy's teachings, members of this Church shall
neither entertain a belief nor signify a belief in
more than one Christ, even that Christ whereof
the Scripture beareth testimony.

No Malpractice. Sect. 8. Members will not
intentionally or knowingly mentally malpractise,
inasmuch as Christian Science can only be practised
according to the Golden Rule: "All things
whatsoever ye would that men should do to you,
do ye even so to them." (Matt. 7:12.)

A member of The Mother Church who mentally
malpractises upon or treats our Leader o

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