Praying for our world and ourselves

Praying for our world can seem like more than we can take on when we're facing challenges in our own lives. But as we open our hearts to our neighbors’ needs, we in turn feel the infinite love of God that lifts us all.

Here you can access inspirational content that supports your prayers for yourself and for the world around you. New items are added regularly, so please come back often.

Praying for the world brings healing

Praying for the world brings healing

When not feeling well, this author found that praying for the world helped her find healing relief.

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Find inspiration and gratitude with the Thanksgiving Bible lesson

No matter where you are and when you celebrate Thanksgiving, you are welcome to study and share the Thanksgiving Bible lesson online for free.

You’re invited to join with others at a Thanksgiving church service near you. Find a local church in the Christian Science Directory.


Meeting relentless conflict with unrelenting prayer

Meeting relentless conflict with unrelenting prayer

As a protracted war in Eastern Europe and conflicts and general unrest elsewhere drag on, praying for a peaceful end to hostilities can require persistent effort. Relentless conflict, in our own lives or the world, calls on us for unrelenting prayer.

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Drought conditions and earnest prayer

Drought conditions and earnest prayer

Much of the world is experiencing unusually hot temperatures. But even where we face large-scale challenges, it’s possible to see God’s law of harmony in action.

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Reparations debate: Mending the past, forging the future

Reparations debate: Mending the past, forging the future

What does it mean for a society to atone for systemic and enduring harms? This special series explores efforts around the world to seek justice and restitution for communities subjected to historical harms. 

And Jesus went forth, and saw a great multitude, and was moved with compassion toward them, and he healed their sick.

Now, as then, these mighty works are not supernatural, but supremely natural.

Readings from testimony meetings

Listen to The Mother Church’s Wednesday testimony meeting readings from the Bible and Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy.

September 27, 2023

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Christian Science Sentinel newsletter

Find inspiration in the Christian Science Sentinel newsletter

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Heavenly Hymns

Heavenly Hymns

Hymns have a unique ability to bring healing and comfort in times of difficulty. These selections emphasize the unbroken connection between each one of us and a God that is constantly providing for our health and safety. Click on “learn more” below to view hymn selections and information.

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