The Manual of the Mother Church
Mary Baker Eddy

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 and He supplies within the wide channels of The
Mother Church dutiful and sufficient occupation
for all its members.

Joining Another Society. Sect. 16. It shall
be the duty of the members of The Mother
Church and of its branches to promote peace on
earth and good will toward men; but members
of The Mother Church shall not hereafter become
members of other societies except those
specified in The Mother Church Manual, and
they shall strive to promote the welfare of all
mankind by demonstrating the rules of divine

Forbidden Membership. Sect. 17. A member
of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in
Boston, Mass., shall not be a member of any
church whose Readers are not Christian Scientists
and members of The Mother Church.

Officious Members. Sect. 18. A member of
The Mother Church is not entitled to hold office
or read in branch churches of this denomination
except by invitation.

Legal Titles. Sect. 19. Students of Christian
Science must drop the titles of Reverend and
Doctor, except those who have received these
titles under the laws of the State.

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