Church loses fight in Christian Science belief case

Contemporary Hampshire’s very best court has ruled that a Christian Science church in Australia cannot sue trusts created following the 1910 loss of life of Christian Science motion founder Mary Baker Eddy.

The narrate Supreme Court ruled Friday that the 2d Church of Christ, Scientist in Melbourne lacked authority to object to the accounting of the trusts.

The trusts are overseen by the board of directors of the First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, moreover identified as the Mom Church.

The Australia church desires a think to appoint an self reliant trustee.

The Contemporary Hampshire-born Baker Eddy’s trusts are filed in narrate probate court.

One left cash “for the perform of offering free instruction for indigent, smartly trained, worthy Christian Scientists.”

The other covers Mom Church repairs and “promoting and lengthening” the religion of Christian Science.

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