A Century of Christian Science Nursing and Healing at the BA

Special Rest & Study discount for military service personnel

The BA has provided a refuge for healing for many during its 100-year history—including military service personnel. In the spirit of historical offers for active military service members, the BA is giving a 50% discount on Rest &...

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Healing through the decades

One hundred years ago the Benevolent Association opened its doors to Christian Scientists from around the world. The BA continues to be a refuge, fulfilling its healing purpose. In honor of its wonderful record, we've been sharing...

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Mary Baker Eddy portrait

MBE portrait painting
For many years a beautiful portrait of Mrs. Eddy hung over the fireplace in our Reception area. Due to smoke damage from our wood-burning fireplace, the painting needs professional cleaning and re-framing. In honor of the BA’...

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Recognizing a 100-year record of healing: Testimonies from the 1960s and 1970s

We are grateful for every proof of God's care for His children. Each year since since the BA opened its doors in 1919 has been filled with blessings and proofs of Christian Science healing. In recognition of the loving and devoted...

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A record of healing at the BA: Testimonies from the 1950s

This year marks 100 years since the BA first opened its doors in 1919. Every year since has been filled with blessings and gratitude for the healing ministry of Christian Science nursing. In recognition of the loving and devoted w...

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“BA’s atmosphere results in permanent healing…”

East Orange, N. J. November 25, 1944 Dear Friends:

…According to the doctor’s diagnosis, this was a case of arthritis in its very worst form, which yielded to Christian Science treatment very slowly at first. But the surr...

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A record of healing at the BA: The 1940’s

This year marks 100 years since the BA first opened its doors in 1919. In recognition of the loving and devoted work of Christian Science practitioners and Christian Science nurses over the years, we’ve been highlighting a few o...

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100 years of Christian Science nursing and healing (continued)

Chestnut Hill Benevolent Association view from the back
This year marks 100 years since the BA first opened its doors in 1919. In recognition of the loving and devoted work of Christian Science practitioners and Christian Science nurses over the years, we've been highlighting a few of ...

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100 years of Christian Science nursing and healing

This year marks 100 years since the BA first opened its doors in 1919. In recognition of the loving and devoted work of Christian Science practitioners and Christian Science nurses over the years, we'd like to highlight a few of t...

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“A symbol of shelter, protection, and refuge…”

“Imagine yourself traveling on a ship across the ocean 400 years ago. The voyage has been long and treacherous, the waves have endlessly tossed you about, and the storm is daunting. And then you see it – a single tree on a hil...

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