Arcana Coelestia (Elliott translation)

This is a translation of: Arcana Coelestia, by Emanuel Swedenborg

Translated into English by John E. Elliott


This work explains the inner meaning of Genesis and Exodus. Chapter overviews are underpinned by analysis of the symbolism of Bible words.

About this translation:

This is an English translation of Swedenborg's largest Latin work, Arcana Coelestia.

Created or translated by: John E. Elliott

Date of creation: 1983-1999

Credit: Thanks to the Swedenborg Society for the permission to use this translation.

Copyright: Swedenborg Society

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License: Used with permission - see terms

About: This work was published in a series of volumes from 1983-1999.

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Publication data:

Published: 1983-1999 in London, England by Swedenborg Society

Suggested Citation:

Arcana Coelestia. Translated by John E. Elliott. London, England: Swedenborg Society, 1983-1999. Retrieved from: