True Christianity (Rose translation)

This is a translation of: Vera Christiana Religio by Emanuel Swedenborg in 1770

Translated into English by Rev. Jonathan Rose


True Christian Religion is a forceful work of systematic theology offering a thorough treatment of the fundamental doctrines of the New Church including the Lord, the Ten Commandments, Faith, Charity, Repentance, Reformation, Regeneration, Holy Supper, Baptism, and the Second Coming. It was published in 1770 and constitutes a summing up and tying together of many of the key elements of new Christian thought.

Created or translated by: Rev. Jonathan Rose

Date of creation: 2010

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

Copyright: 2010 Swedenborg Foundation

All rights reserved.

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Published: 2010 in West Chester, PA, USA by Swedenborg Foundation

Suggested Citation:

Swedenborg, Emanuel. True Christianity. [Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1770] Translated by Rev. Jonathan Rose. West Chester, PA, USA: Swedenborg Foundation, 2010. Retrieved from:

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