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Editor's Introduction

Part One


Chapter I

The Author's Profession Of Faith

Chapter II

Of Missions And Revelations

Chapter III

Concerning The Character of Jesus Christ, And His History

Chapter IV

Of The Bases Of Christianity

Chapter V

Examination In Detail Of The Preceding Bases

Chapter VI

Of The True Theology

Chapter VII

Examination Of The Old Testament

Chapter VIII

 Of The New Testament

Chapter IX

In What The True Revelation Consists

Chapter X

Concerning God, And The Lights Cast On His Existence And Attributes By The Bible

Chapter XI

Of The Theology Of The Christians; And The True Theology

Chapter XII

The Effects Of Christianism On Education; Proposed Reforms

Chapter XIII

Comparison Of Christianism With The Religious Ideas Inspired By Nature

Chapter XIV

System Of The Universe

Chapter XV

Advantages Of The Existence Of Many Worlds In Each Solar System

Chapter XVI

Applications Of The Preceding To The System Of The Christians

Chapter XVII

 Of The Means Employed In All Time, And Almost Universally, To Deceive The Peoples




Part Two

Preface Chapter I

The Old Testament

Chapter II

The New Testament

Chapter III


Next: Editor's Introduction with Some Results of Recent Researches