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Basic Reference Works - Compendiums, Handbooks and Doctrinal Summaries

Follow the links below to read compendiums, handbooks and doctrinal summaries involving Swedenborg and the Swedenborgian Church.

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The Swedenborgian Perspective (PDF)

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Five Viewpoints on the Swedenborgian Church

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This special publication of Our Daily Bread brings you an overview of Swedenborg's basic teachings from various perspectives, along with brief biographical sketches of Swedenborg and a bit of Swedenborgian Church history.


  • Swedenborg 101, by Lee Woofenden
  • The Swedenborgian Perspective, by Ernest O. Martin
  • I Am a Swedenborgian, by Adolph T. Liebert
  • What is Church? by Eli Dale
  • Why the Swedenborgian Church? by James F. Lawrence

Lee Woofenden, Ernest O. Martin, Adolph T. Liebert, Eli Dale, James F. Lawrence

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