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Reading Room

Our Reading Room in downtown Birmingham is a bookstore, library and place for study, prayer and inquiry. Everyone is welcome to come in and browse the shelves, use the Bible study resources, and enjoy a quiet atmosphere for spiritual exploration.

We sell the Bible, bible study books, the Christian Science textbook, “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures,” by Mary Baker Eddy and other church publications, including the international newspaper, The Christian Science Monitor. Also available are CDs with inspirational music and children’s literature.

Classic collections to deepen and strengthen your study.

Mon – Sat
11 am – 1 pm


(248) 644-7935 (248) 644-7935
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Below are a few of the publications available for purchase at the Birmingham Christian Science Reading Room. Stop in to browse, read and shop. You can also call us at (248) 644-7935 or email us to order.

An independent international newspaper that delivers thoughtful, global coverage.

A weekly magazine that keeps readers spiritually alert and conscious of God’s power in their daily lives.

A monthly publication that records the healings and spiritual insights of those who practice Christian Science. Also includes a worldwide directory.

Weekly study guides with the Bible texts and correlative passages from the Christian Science textbook that constitute the Sunday sermon are available in a variety of editions, including digital.

Mary Baker Eddy’s primary work and the definitive textbook on the system of healing that she discovered in 1866 and named Christian Science.

The Bible is the foundation for the theology and practice of Christian Science. We sell the KJV, which is used in our church services, as well as other translations and parallel and annotated bibles. Study aids and reference books are available for sale or use in the study room.

Podcasts, Articles and Talks
Daily Lift
Start your day with a 2-minute message of hope and healing.
Sentinel Watch Podcast
Find inspiration for dealing with current and personal issues.
Christian Science Lectures
Hear how the teachings of Christian Science bring healing and regeneration.
Prayer for World Issues
Access podcasts, talks, articles, music and balanced journalism.
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