BOSTON — THE Trustees of the Christian Science Publishing Society announced May 23 the election of J. Thomas Black of Bloomfield Hills, Mich., to serve as a member of the three-person Board of Trustees.
The Christian Science Publishing Society, the publishing arm of The First Church of Christ, Scientist, in Boston, publishes The Christian Science Monitor and the church's religious magazines.
Mr. Black, a Christian Science teacher and practitioner, has served as Christian Science Committee on Publication for the State of Michigan for the past seven years. He replaces Honor Hill, who stepped down as trustee when her husband, William Hill, was elected to The Christian Science Board of Directors.
The directors announced the appointment of Alan Grayson as Committee on Publication for London and as district manager for Great Britain and Ireland. He replaces J. Anthony Periton, recently elected a director. The Committee on Publication provides information about Christian Science to the media and government officials.