The Mary Baker Eddy Library for the Betterment of Humanity

In her true light ...

A look at the unpublished writings of Mary Baker Eddy

On September 29, The Mary baker Eddy Library for the Betterment of Humanity will open its doors. For the rest of this year, the Sentinel will bring readers selections from the Library's collection of materials.

This is a letter Mary Baker Eddy wrote to Ellen Bouton of Chicago in February 1889. The previous September Mrs. Bouton had been a student in a class taught by Mrs. Eddy at the Massachusetts Metaphysical College in Boston, an experience she recalled years later as her "spiritual meat and drink."

"My dear very dear Student
Mrs. Bouton

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Is it OK to be happy?
July 15, 2002

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