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A book as physician

From the October 2000 issue of The Christian Science Journal


In the one hundred and twenty-five years since Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures was published, thousands of people have come to think of the book not only as a guide to the understanding of God, but as a physician as well. Mary Baker Eddy predicted this phenomenon in the book itself, where she writes: "If the reader of this book observes a great stir throughout his whole system, and certain moral and physical symptoms seem aggravated, these indications are favorable.