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New Director Appointed At Mother Church in Boston

A FORMER Houston resident has been named to the Board of Directors of The First Church of Christ, Scientist in Boston, Mass. Mrs. Olga M. Chaffee is a life-long Christian Scientist who has long been active in her denomination's ministry of healing as a Christian Science teacher and practitioner. The Christian Science Church features a strongly democratic form of government in its nearly 3,000 branches worldwide and a central authority represented by The Mother Church, headquartered in Boston. The Church is governed by the Manual of The Mother Church administered by a five-member Board of Directors.

Before her appointment to the Board, Mrs. Chaffee served as editor of religious broadcasting for ``The Herald of Christian Science.'' These shortwave-radio and television programs on Christian Science in Spanish and English are broadcast in Houston and throughout the world.

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While in Houston, Mrs. Chaffee helped establish Christian Science worship services in Spanish, taught Sunday School, and served as a First Reader, leading Sunday and Wednesday services in her local church.

She has served The Mother Church as a field assistant in the Church Activities Department and is a member of the Christian Science Board of Lectureship.

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