“The Sabbath School children shall be taught the Scriptures, and they shall be instructed according to their understanding or ability to grasp the simpler meanings of the divine Principle that they are taught.” The Manual of The Mother Church,by Mary Baker Eddy “Pupils may be received in the Sunday School classes of any Church of Christ, Scientist, up to the age of twenty years . . .”The Manual of The Mother Church,by Mary Baker Eddy “The first lessons of the children should be the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:3-17), the Lord’s Prayer (Matt. 6:9-13), and its Spiritual Interpretation by Mary Baker Eddy, Sermon on the Mount (Matt. 5:3-12).”The Manual of The Mother Church,by Mary Baker Eddy Infants too young for the classes are accommodated in the nursery area.