Our local Reading Room - a study room and bookstore

Biblical and Christian Science literature is available for study or purchase at our Reading Room, located in Southbourne. Here you can study Bible Lessons, investigate Mrs. Eddy’s writings, and read Christian Science literature as well as borrow materials from our lending library. There are also thousands of documented healings available for your perusal. All are welcome, and our Reading Room attendants are always happy to answer your questions.

The sales area is well stocked with Bibles and reference books; Science and Health and other writings of Mary Baker Eddy; books and other materials for children; a variety of music and testimonial CDs and tapes; Christian Science magazines and pamphlets, as well as The Christian Science Monitor (newspaper). Samples of some of these items and their Reading Room sales prices are shown below.


The Christian Science Sentinel

“What I say unto you I say unto all, watch.”

The Christian Science Sentinel’s articles, editorials, and firsthand accounts of healing show in practical terms how Christian Science can bring healing to any situation. Learn more

The weekly Sentinel price is £3.00


Current issue: June 17, 2024

Bringing stability to unstable times

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The Christian Science Journal

“...Designed to bear aloft the standard of genuine Christian Science.”
 -Mary Baker Eddy

The Christian Science Journal contains instructive articles and verified reports of Christian healing, to help you understand the divine Principle, and apply the practice, of Christian Science. Learn more

The monthly Journal price is £9.00


Current issue: July 2024

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The Christian Science Monitor

The object of the Monitor is to injure no man, but to bless all mankind” – Mary Baker Eddy

The Christian Science Monitor is a news weekly that confidently confronts today’s complex and changing world. The Monitor imparts understanding with insight, intelligence, and integrity. Learn more

The weekly Monitor price is £4.00


A Monitor perspective

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Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures

Including over 100 pages of verified healings, this Bible-based book reveals the spiritual or “Christian” Science that provides answers to all human problems.

Sale Price: £15.00
Hardback: 736 pages
Size: 15.24cm x 22.86cm


The Bible (KJV)

The foundation of all Christian teaching - including Christian Science - and a guide for life.

Sale Price: £15.00
Paperback: 1,568 pages
Size: 15.24cm x 22.86cm


Christian Healer

This book describes how Mary Baker Eddy, the discoverer of Christian Science, practised Christian healing.

Sale Price: £20.00
Hardback: 600 pages
Size: 16cm x 22.5cm


Prose Works

A compilation of many of Mary Baker Eddy’s writings other than Science and Health

Sale Price: £20.00
Paperback: 1382 pages
Size: 15.24cm x 22.86cm
Thumb-tab indexed


The Story of Moses

A book for children telling the story of the great leader of the Hebrew nation.

Sale Price: £8.00
Paperback: 40 pages
Size: 20cm x 20cm


Stories of Healing: Jesus and his Followers

This book retells each of Jesus’ and his followers’ healings from the Bible.

Sale Price: £25.00
Hardback: 304 pages
Size: 23.5cm x 23.5cm


Listen ... for Thy voice (Andrew Brewis)

The music of this CD has a fresh, contemporary perspective.

Sale Price: £14.00
Original musical settings of treasured poems.



These articles and testimonies provide powerful proof of God’s ever-presence.

Sale Price: £3.00
Paperback: pamphlet
Size: 10cm x 15cm


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