All Are Welcome!



The Eighth Church Reading Room

All are welcome to visit our Reading Room. It is a quiet place for prayer and study to gain inspiration and guidance. A Librarian is available to answer questions and to provide helpful information about Christian Science. Come in to read, browse, ask questions, or pray in our study room.

A wealth of resources is available for study and purchase:

  • Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy, the Christian Science textbook
  • The Bible and Bible study guides
  • Other writings by Mary Baker Eddy, including Miscellaneous Writings 1883-1896, Rudimental Divine Science, Unity of Good, Retrospection and Introspection, and more. These are also available in one book, Prose Works.
  • The Christian Science periodicals, containing articles and testimonies of healing, including The Christian Science Journal (monthly), the Christian Science Sentinel (weekly), and the Christian Science Herald (in numerous languages, including Spanish, French, German and many others), are available to read or purchase.
  • The Pulitzer Prize-winning Christian Science Monitor is available online, and the weekly print edition is available to read or purchase.

Online access to websites, to hear and participate in chats about Christian Science, use online study tools, and to read more articles and testimonies, is also available. All books and periodicals are available to read, borrow, or purchase.

Location

925 Madison Avenue (Between 73rd and 74th Streets)
212-737-8040
ReadingRoom@EighthChurchNYC.org

"Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet,
and a light unto my path...
Thou art my hiding place
and my shield."

Psalms
119:105, 114




Open Daily

Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.   *Extended Hours*
Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Sundays and Holidays: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.