How to become a christian science nurse

To train as a Christian Science nurse one must:

  • be a member of the First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston MA, USA, as outlined in the Manual bylaw
  • have had Primary Class instruction in Christian healing
  • have a good, demonstrable knowledge of Christian Science
  • be an active member of a branch Church where possible
  • attend Le Verger’s one day seminar/webinar “The Spiritual Dimension of Care”

Christian Science nurse training is available at Wayside house in British Columbia from a certified Le Verger instructor offering all levels of training to qualified applicants. Interested parties can email the Le Verger instructor directly or visit Additionally, Christian Science nursing training is offered at various Christian Science nursing facilities throughout the United States.

For Canadian provinces outside of BC there is also the option of one-on-one mentoring with a Journal-listed Christian Science nurse. For more information, please call 1-888-234-8160, or go to the Christian Science Journal directory for a listing of Christian Science nurses, facilities, and their locations.

Training Costs & assistance

If you are a Christian Science nurse considering training someone, you can apply online to Wayside House to see what funds they can assist you with: simply fill out this form here.

If you are considering training to be a Christian Science nurse, you may also apply online to Wayside House to see what funds they can assist you with. Simply fill out this form here.

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