Are sacred texts ever due for a make-over?


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(RNS) Author Cheryl Petersen felt a sense of awe as she approached the task of revising Christian Science’s founding work, Mary Baker Eddy’s “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.” The Bible is the sacred text for the Church of Christ, Scientist, but Eddy’s 700-page book is nearly as influential. Petersen, a Christian Scientist […]