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* The Manual of The Mother Church
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They have their own by-laws, bank accounts, assets and officers, but in order to be recognised must abide by the by-laws in the Manual of The Mother Church.
In late 1993, a group of Christian Scientists filed suit against the Board of Directors, alleging a willful disregard for the Manual of the Mother Church in its financial dealings.
* Manual of The Mother Church, The First Church of Christ Scientist in Boston, Massachusetts ( 88th Edition )
Eddy devoted the rest of her life to the establishment of the church, writing its bylaws, The Manual of The Mother Church, and revising Science and Health.
* Yosef Ben-Jochannan, author: African Origins of Major " Western Religions "; Black Man of the Nile and His Family ; Africa: Mother of Western Civilization ; New Dimensions in African History ; The Myth of Exodus and Genesis and the Exclusion of Their African Origins ; Africa: Mother of Western Civilization ; Abu Simbel to Ghizeh: A Guide Book and Manual
The book's publication attracted a fair deal of unwelcome media attention and continued to be held by many members, in spite of the church's defense, to violate Eddy's basic teachings and the Manual of The Mother Church, the church's equivalent of constitutional law.
Mrs. Eddy's response dated February 12, 1904, was a letter including her proposed changes to the By-laws of her Church known as the Manual of The Mother Church, which, with a few changes, would allow for the establishing what today are known as Christian Science College Organizations ( in Article XXII Section 8 ).
The Manual of The Mother Church by Mary Baker Eddy is the governing document, or in effect constitution, of the Christian Science Church.
* Manual of The Mother Church-The First Church of Christ, Scientist, In Boston, Massachusetts, BY MARY BAKER EDDY, EIGHTY-EIGHTH EDITION, BOSTON, U. S. A., Published by Allison V. Stewart, FALMOUTH AND ST. PAUL STREETS, 1910
Per the Manual of The Mother Church, the legal title of the Mother Church is " The First Church of Christ, Scientist ," and while its branch church may call themselves, First Church of Christ, Scientist, or Second Church of Christ, Scientist, etc., they are prohibited from using " The " in front of their names.
* How to Be a Jewish Mother: A Very Lovely Training Manual by Dan Greenburg ; published by Price, Stern, Sloan ; distributed by Pocket Books York ( 1964 ) ASIN: B0007EN0II
In accord with the Manual of The Mother Church, the title of the Mother Church is " The First Church of Christ, Scientist ," and while its branch churches may call themselves, " First Church of Christ, Scientist ," or " Second Church of Christ, Scientist ," and so on, they are prohibited from using " The " in front of their names.
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Eddy even stipulated in her Church Manual that " careless comparison or irreverent reference to Christ Jesus is abnormal in a Christian Scientist and is prohibited.
" ( Church Manual, page 41 ) She also wrote: " The cardinal points of Christian Science cannot be lost sight of, namely — one God, supreme, infinite, and one Christ Jesus.
Church services are regulated by the Manual, the set of by-laws written by Eddy, that establishes the church organization and explains the duties and responsibilities of members, officers, practitioners, teachers and nurses ; and establishes rules for discipline and other aspects of church business.
The Christian Science Board of Directors is a five-person executive entity created by Mary Baker Eddy to conduct the business of the Christian Science Church under the terms defined in the by-laws of the Church Manual.
Though the Church is prohibited by the Manual from publishing membership figures, the number of branch churches in the United States has fallen steadily since World War II.
In its entry on " Unification Church ", the 2002 edition of The New York Times Manual of Style and Usage advised: " Unification Church is appropriate in all references to the Holy Spirit Association for the Unification of World Christianity, which was founded by the Rev.
The Baptist Church Manual states " We believe that the law of God is the eternal and unchangeable rule of His moral government.
Many Anglo-Catholic parishes in the Church of England use A Manual of Anglo-Catholic Devotion ( successor to the earlier A Manual of Catholic Devotion ).
He published A Manual for Young Church Members ( 1833 ); edited, with a biography, the Select Practical Writings of Richard Baxter ( 1831 ); and was the author of a number of hymns, the best-known of which is the one beginning, " O God, beneath Thy guiding hand Our exiled fathers crossed the sea.
* The Ascension of the Lord S. V. Bulgakov, Manual for Church Servers ( theology and symbolism of the Feast )
* A Manual of Prayers for the Catholic Laity: The Official Prayerbook of the Catholic Church ( 1896 ) Official pew missalette adopted for American Catholics by the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore.
Influenced by the indigenous church mission theories of Anglican Henry Venn ( 1796 – 1873 ) and American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions secretary Rufus Anderson ( 1796 – 1880 ), from the beginning of the global expansion of the Church of the Nazarene ( including its antecedent groups ), there was a commitment to the development of indigenous churches and districts within the framework of a unitary global denomination under the authority of the Manual.
The official doctrines of the Church of the Nazarene are published in the Manual: Church of the Nazarene, which is published quadrennially after the General Assembly, the primary convention and gathering of Nazarenes, at which leaders are elected, and amendments and suggestions are incorporated into the Manual.
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In Eddy's Message to The Mother Church for 1901, in the section titled " Christ Is One and Divine ", she writes:
The Harvard Medical School Department of Continuing Education continues to offer a course titled " Spirituality and Healing in Medicine ; The Importance of the Integration of Mind / Body Practices and Prayer " which The Mother Church has supported.
The First Church of Christ, Scientist is the legal title of The Mother Church and administrative headquarters of the Christian Science Church.
Branch churches of The Mother Church may take the title of First Church of Christ, Scientist ; Second ; but the article The must not be used, presumably to concede the primacy of the Boston Mother Church.
Branch Christian Science churches and Christian Science societies are subordinate to the Mother Church, but are self-governed.
The Lesson, as it is informally called, is compiled by a committee at The Mother Church, and is usually made up of six sections, each of which consists of passages from the Bible ( read by the Second Reader ) and passages from Science and Health ( read by the First Reader ).
However, with the 1991 publication of The Destiny of The Mother Church by the late Bliss Knapp, the church secured a $ 90 million bequest from the Knapp trust.
* Cole, F. G. Mother of All Churches A Brief and Comprehensive Handbook of the Holy Eastern Orthodox Church.
The Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church and the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahedo Church do acknowledge the Honorary Supremacy of the Coptic Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria, since the Church of Alexandria is technically their Mother Church.