Rediscovery and Appraisal of the Manuscript
The Printing of the Text
The Title "Adversaria"
III. Swedenborg's Intromission into the Spiritual World
Exceeds All Miracles
Long Preparation Necessary
Swedenborg's Heredity a Factor in His Preparation
Preparation in Infancy
Preparation in Later Years
"The Animal Kingdom"
"The Journal of Dreams"
The Manifestation of the Lord
Swedenborg's Double Thoughts
The Lord's Second Manifestation
Swedenborg's Attitude to this Vision
The Opening of Swedenborg's Spiritual Sight
Swedenborg's Confessions of Sin
Swedenborg's Confessions an Essential Part of his Preparation
Women in Swedenborg's Dreams
Incidents in Swedenborg's Life during the Journal Period
Swedenborg's Journal and his Learned Works
The Epilogue to The Animal Kingdom
Visions during April, 1744
The Lord Again Appears to Swedenborg
"The Five Senses"
Additions to "The Brain"
A Closer Approach to the Spiritual World. The Society of the Palace
Effect of his Visions on Swedenborg's Literary Plans
The Last of the Scientific-Philosophical Works
Swedenborg Addressed by a Spirit
Swedenborg actually Admitted into the Spiritual World
The Dangers Encountered
"The Worship and Love of God"
The Call to the Office of Revelator
IV. The Intermediate Period of Swedenborg's Life
Swedenborg's Study of the Word. His First Index to the Bible
"The History of Creation." "The Historical Word Explained"
Index of Biblical Names. The Study of Hebrew.
"The Prophetical Word Explained"
Resignation from the College of Mines
Bible Indices with the Spiritual Sense. The Index to the Memorabilia
The Writing of the Arcana Coelestia
Resume of Swedenborg's Preparatory Work
Swedenborg Prepared As if of Himself
The Works of the Intermediate Period, a Preparation for the Writings
The "As of Itself" Necessary for a Rational Revelation
V. Theological Terms in "The Word Explained"
Creation from Nothing
"The Prince of the World"