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Second in a series of twelve articles about Mary Baker Eddy commemorating the first century of Christian Science.

MARY BAKER EDDY: DISCOVERER

From the February 1966 issue of The Christian Science Journal


A NUMBER of years ago a brilliant young biologist who was suffering from a physical and mental breakdown was given a copy of "Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures" by Mary Baker Eddy. As he read through the first chapter with a certain curiosity but little enthusiasm, he thought to himself, "This really isn't my sort of book; it simply isn't the language or the kind of ideas that make sense to me.