Mark 16:17,18
17 And these signs shall follow them that believe; In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues;

18 They shall take up serpents; and if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.


Church at 1S Rohlwing Rd, Palatine, ILOur church is a branch of The Mother Church – The First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Massachussetts – and is built on the Rock, Christ, and is dedicated to reinstating primitive Christianity with its lost element of healing.

First Church of Christ Scientist, Palatine, IllinoisChurch: The structure of Truth and Love; whatever rests upon and proceeds from divine Principle. The Church is that institution, which affords proof of its utility and is found elevating the race, rousing the dormant understanding from material beliefs to the apprehension of spiritual ideas and the demonstration of divine Science, thereby casting out devils, or error, and healing the sick. (Mary Baker Eddy – Science and Health, page 583)

Sunday School

Sunday schoolIn Sunday School your children up to the age of twenty learn about God, about His love for each one of them – a love without conditions – and how this love brings healing to every part of their lives.

Isa 54:13
13 And all thy children shall be taught of the Lord; and great shall be the peace to thy children.

Subject for lessons. SECT. 3. The first lessons of the children should be the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:3-17), the Lord’s Prayer (Matt. 6:9-13), and its Spiritual Interpretation by Mary Baker Eddy, Sermon on the Mount (Matt. 5:3-12).

Reading Room

Reading room and book storeOur Reading Room is located conveniently in our building. It is open to the public on Saturdays from 10 -1PM and before and after services on Wednesdays and Sundays.

A Reading Room is a quiet place for spiritual thinking, a place to read and study, a place to commune with God, a place for healing.

Internet access is available to further enhance your spiritual research. Our reading room subscribes to JSH online so you can search and study any article ever published by the Christian Science Church (by author or subject) for free. You can print out any article and take it home.

You can purchase authorized Christian Science literature and take it home. As an example:

The Bible

Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy – the Christian Science text book

The Christian Science Monitor – an international daily newspaper

The Christian Science Sentinel – a weekly publication

The Christian Science Journal – published monthly

Holy Bible and Science and Health by Mary Baker EddyAuthorized Christian Science literatureMary Baker Eddy - Christian HealerThe Life of Mary Baker Eddy