Only 11 copies of copy of the Bay Psalm Book exist, and the Old South Church had two.

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Old South Church Trustee On $14 Million Sale Of Bay Psalm Book

November 27, 2013

Boston’s historic Old South Church sold its copy of the Bay Psalm Book for $14 million on Tuesday, marking the end of a years-long discussion among congregants on how to value the past against the present.


  • Debby Kuenstner is a trustee at the Old South Church. Her day job is Chief Investment Officer at Wellesley College.   

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