In Honor of Women's History Month: Mary Baker Eddy: Her Life and Legacy

Mar 23, 2020 at 8:29 PM EDT

Mary Baker Eddy (July 16, 1821 – December 3, 1910) was the founder of Christian Science, a new religious movement in the United States in the latter half of . Mary Baker Eddy rose from obscurity to become one of the most prominent women of the late 19th century and early 20th century. As the discoverer and founder . • This recording is from the Plainfield Christian Science Church, Independent, located in Plainfield, NJ. All are welcome! Boston University Professor of American Intellectual History, Jon Roberts, speaks about Mary Baker Eddy and science and religion in the 19th century.