Skip to main content

The Manual of The Mother Church by Mary Baker Eddy establishes Rules and By-Laws for the guidance of Christian Scientists in maintaining God-inspired government in their churches and lives.

One member's view

From the June 1980 issue of The Christian Science Journal


The Manual is our lawbook; it is our guidebook to an orderly, gracious church organization and our instruction in consistent self-discipline. It is our handbook of brotherly love, our guide to courteous church behavior.