of the Mother Church
Mary Baker Eddy
- MAN 64: -
the Field, shall be well educated, and a devout
*1 See also Article XXV, Sect. 7.
Literature in Reading Rooms. Sect. 3. The
literature sold or exhibited in the Reading Rooms
of Christian Science Churches shall consist only
of Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures,
by Mary Baker Eddy, and other writings by this
author; also the literature published or sold by
The Christian Science Publishing Society.
RELATION AND DUTIES OF MEMBERS
TO PASTOR EMERITUS
The Title of Mother Changed. Section 1.
In the year eighteen hundred and ninety-five,
loyal Christian Scientists had given to the author
of their textbook, the Founder of Christian Science,
the individual, endearing term of Mother.
At first Mrs. Eddy objected to being called thus,
but afterward consented on the ground that this
appellative in the Church meant nothing more
than a tender term such as sister or brother. In
the year nineteen hundred and three and after,
owing to the public misunderstanding of this
name, it is the duty of Christian Scientists t
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