Doctrine of the Sacred Scripture (Rogers translation)


This is a translation of: Doctrina Nova Hierosolyma de Scriptura Sacra, by Emanuel Swedenborg

Translated into English by N. Bruce Rogers


Description:

This short work offers a well-structured explanation of how God reveals truths to us via the written Word and how the Old and New Testaments are written by means of correspondences between spiritual and natural things. The literal stories of the Word are important and sacred because they do contain inner layers of meaning.

About this translation:

The literal stories of the Word are important and sacred because they contain deep inner meaning. The Old and New Testaments are based on correspondences between spiritual and natural things.

Created or translated by: N. Bruce Rogers

Date of creation: 2014

Credit: Thanks to the General Church of the New Jerusalem, and to Rev. N.B. Rogers, translator, for the permission to use this translation.

Copyright: General Church of the New Jerusalem

Copyright by the General Church of the New Jerusalem.

License: Used with permission - see terms

About: Published by the General Church of the New Jerusalem, 1100 Cathedral Road, Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania 19009, U.S.A. A translation of Doctrina Novae Hierosolymae de Scriptura Sacra, by Emanuel Swedenborg, 1688-1772. Translated from the Original Latin by N. Bruce Rogers. ISBN 9780945003694, Library of Congress Control Number: 2013954085

Obtained from: https://newchurch.org


Suggested Citation:

Doctrine of the Sacred Scripture. Translated by N. Bruce Rogers. Retrieved from: newchristianbiblestudy.org


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