Canons of the New Church (Whitehead translation)


This is a translation of: Canones Novae Ecclesiae, by Emanuel Swedenborg

The original work was not published by its author.

Translated into English by John Whitehead


Description:

In this short work Swedenborg briefly lays out a theological system for the New Church. This work was not published by Swedenborg, but rather forms an outline sketch for "True Christian Religion" that was published in 1770.

About this translation:

In this short draft, Swedenborg briefly outlines a theological system for the New Church - a preliminary sketch for "True Christian Religion" that was published in 1770.

Created or translated by: John Whitehead

Date of creation: 1914

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

Copyright: Swedenborg Foundation

Copyright by the Swedenborg Foundation, West Chester, Pennsylvania. All rights reserved.

License: Used with permission - see terms

Obtained from: https://swedenborg.com/


Publication data:

Published: 1914 in New York, NY, USA by Swedenborg Foundation as part of 'Posthumous Theological Works


Suggested Citation:

Canons of the New Church. [Written in 1769, not published by the author.] Translated by John Whitehead. New York, NY, USA: Swedenborg Foundation, 1914. Retrieved from: newchristianbiblestudy.org


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