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Euclid and the ‘math’ of metaphysics

From the December 2013 issue of The Christian Science Journal

This article is an adapted transcript from the JSH-Online.com Journal podcast series, “Mary Baker Eddy Mentioned Them.”


Mary Baker Eddy mentions the ancient Greek mathematician Euclid three times in her published works. And Abraham Lincoln, as a horseback lawyer in rural Illinois, carried a copy of Euclid’s book The Elements in his saddlebag.