Dr. Julius Silberger, Jr.

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This article is adapted from Julius Silberger, Jr.’s biography, The Will to Believe: The Life and Times of Mary Baker Eddy , published recently by Little, Brown. Dr. Silberger is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. He first got interested in Mary Baker Eddy because Christian Science and psychoanalysis both arose in part from the same source—mesmerism. The Will to Believe is his first book.

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December 1980

Unschooled and uncompromising, she founded her own faith