Application for permission to reuse materials

Please use the online application form below to request permission to reproduce or republish the following types of material from The First Church of Christ, Scientist, The Mary Baker Eddy Collection or The Christian Science Publishing Society:

  • Excerpts from books and translations of Mary Baker Eddy’s writings

  • Letters and articles written by Mary Baker Eddy and other early Church workers

  • Images located in The Mary Baker Eddy Library’s collections

  • Hymns and other copyrighted materials owned by The Christian Science Board of Directors

  • Poems from the Christian Science periodicals to be set to music

  • Any other music-related requests

Please do not use the application form below to request permission for the following materials:


If permission is granted, fees may be charged. Fees are based on the amount and nature of the material and the type(s) of use requested.

Response Time

Depending upon the complexity of the request, it may take several weeks for a response. If you have a specific deadline, please let us know.