If you would like to participate in a service by phone, you may call 504-450-5789 before the service begins.
Our Church and Reading Room are conveniently located one block off the West End exit of I-10, or at the east end of Veterans Boulevard when it becomes Polk Avenue.
Christian Science Reading Room
134 Polk Avenue
(Entrance on Catina Street)
New Orleans, Louisiana 70124
Tuesdays 11 am - 2 pm
We are temporarily closed on Tuesdays. If you need a book or to speak to the Librarian,
please call 504-450-5789
Hours may vary, please call 504-450-5789
Do work and school
consume your days?
The 4th Church Reading Room is also open on evenings and weekends by appointment. Please call the librarian to schedule a time convenient forYOU at 504-450-5789.
Click here for spring wedding photos. Read more in "Church Alive"on the topic of weddings and other special occasions held in Christian Science Churches, including Fourth Church (responses #10 and #36).
Would you like to listen or participate in a Wednesday testimony meeting, but you live too far away? Here are two options -- telephone or computer.
2. Our Tech Help page has directions for installing Skype (a free application) on your computer or mobile device as well as how to setup Skype for sharing testimonies (audio only) during our Wednesday services held at 7 pm CST. These services are not recorded.
You may also use your telephone or Skype for book club discussions, our Thanksgiving Service, and other special events.
Enter our Reading Room through the door next to our parking lot. Just follow our signs!
"Every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit." John 15:2
Thanks to the pruning by our Gardening Group, all our parking lot roses are blooming!
Click here for the history of the church at 134 Polk Avenue, the oldest religious structure in Lakeview!
Click here for a short video by church members about rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina.
This page was last updated: May 5, 2015
If you would like a copy of the readings from our Wednesday service, click here. We also welcome your participation by sharing your testimonies and remarks on Christian Science by mail, email, or through the use of the voice memo icon on your smart phone.
Our 4th Church soloist, Justin Blackburn, has appeared on The Weekly Musician, a feature of the time4thinkers website produced by The Mother Church. If you click here, you will hear him singing one of our favorite solos, and you should also check out the backstory with a local twist! You may also hear Justin's weekly solos on Soundcloud.