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Christian Science

Translation of Christian Science in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Ciencia (feminine) Cristiana
    Example sentences
    • His critique extended to paranormal and religious claims, heaping scorn on Mary Baker Eddy and Christian Science, arguing that it was unlikely that Eddy was the sole author of Science and Health.
    • They were happy until 1918, she said, when her husband took up the study of Christian Science.
    • Phineas Parkhurst Quimby was one of the founders of what was then called New Thought or Mind Cure but which is more commonly known today as Christian Science.

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