The Lord Jesus Christ clearly put His ‘seal of approval’ upon the medical profession when He said “They that be whole need not a physician, but they that are sick” (Matthew 9:12).
Sadly ‘The Church Of Christ Scientist’ (‘Christian Science’) that was founded by Mary Baker Eddy and whose followers adhere to the somewhat confusing and unscriptural teachings set forth in her book ‘Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures’ misrepresent the views of the Lord Jesus Christ on this whole issue of seeking medical help when sick.
A video giving details of a particularly sad tragedy that resulted from ‘Christian Science’ parents following the teachings of Mary Baker Eddy rather than the Lord Jesus Christ can be seen on –
Not only do the teachings of Mary Baker Eddy misrepresent the views of the Lord Jesus Christ on the question of ‘physical healing’ but they also misrepresent His view on ‘spiritual healing’ that is available only through saving faith in His true Gospel.
Some years ago I wrote an article giving details of the false teachings of Mary Baker Eddy on salvation and it can be viewed on –
For more in-depth information on ‘Christian Science’ from a Christian perspective I would direct readers to –
Cecil Andrews – ‘Take Heed’ Ministries – 13 January 2014