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Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association, affectionately known as the BA, offers Christian Science nursing services, Christian Science Nurses Training, senior residential living, and Rest & Study for Christian Scientists

Early days of Christian Science nurses training
 appraoch-to-administration-building-copy Mrs. Eddy expressed her desire to see trained nurses in the Christian Science movement. For example, in a 1906 letter to Christian Scientist and philanthropist Mary Beecher Longyear, she noted ‘a great need that has not yet been met, namely, trained nurses….’

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From the 2016 Christian Science Nursing Arts Graduation Ceremony
graduation in chapel “There is no question that Christian Science nursing must be a demonstration of the activity of Church—working with the revelation of divine Science in fulfillment of this By-law and letting the light of this Science be reflected in this ministry.…”

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Complete healing of injured finger
 hydrangea-home page While preparing for a lakeside party for her daughter, a woman severely injured her finger.  She turned to Christian Science nursing services at the BA for the skilled and loving care that she needed.