Annual Meeting FAQs

Annual Meeting 2021

Theme: Grace to go forward (Christian Science Hymnal, No. 278)

The meeting will be broadcast live online Monday, June 7, at 1:00 p.m. (Boston time). You're welcome to watch it online in your community. A video replay will be available within 24 hours. Annual Meeting will be live streamed on the Annual Meeting webpage. The webcast stream goes live 60 minutes prior to the 1:00 p.m. start time, and the prelude will begin around 12:50 p.m.

What is the event this year?

There are no weekend events this year.

Annual Meeting 2021 will be online only via live webcast.

Will Annual Meeting be interpreted into other languages?

Yes. Simultaneous live interpretation in French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish will be offered.

How can I listen to Annual Meeting in other languages?

The broadcast window will appear on top of the Annual Meeting landing page and you can start the video by clicking on the triangular “Play” button in the middle of it. The language links above the broadcast window will allow you to switch the interpretation language or view the original broadcast in English.

How I can share information about Annual Meeting

We’d love for you to send friends information about the meeting. A branch church or society may choose to share information in a newsletter or mention it during an online church service in their desk announcements.

Listen by telephone?

While we hope people will be able to see the video of the live webcast, we understand that there are a few cases where that isn't possible. You can listen to the live webcast of Annual Meeting by calling 1-646-558-8656, access code: 969 9392 8161#

Please note that this option is available only in English. There will not be any replays via phone. Phone charges, if any, are the responsibility of the caller.

When can I watch a replay of Annual Meeting and read the published report?

The replay of Annual Meeting in English will be available within 24 hours. The download will be available about a week later. A replay of the meeting in French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish will be posted for you to watch online by June 15.

You can replay the Annual Meeting video webcast or download it to your computer or mobile device for one year after the event. The Annual Meeting videos are only available for one year due to copyright restrictions.

There will be a report about the meeting in the September issues of The Christian Science Journal and The Herald of Christian Science.

More questions?

You can email questions to or call 1-800-288-7155 or +1-617-450-3481 (outside US/Canada). Our staff answers the phones Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. EDT.

Trouble viewing the webcast?

There are some simple steps listed on our Webcast help guide that may help resolve the problem. The webcast can be viewed on a computer and on iPads, iPhones, and Android devices, in many, but not all cases.