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THIRD SERIES, VOLUME VII.
PUBLISHED BY JAMES MUNROE AND COMPANY.
R. J. KENNETT, YORK STREET, COVENT GARDEN.
VOL. XXV. – THIRD SERIES, VOL. VII.
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THIRD SERIES - No. XIX.
Art. I.--1. Lehrbuch der Christlichen Dogmatik, in ihren
historischen Entwickelung dargestellt. Von D. WILHELM MARTIN LEBERECHT DE WETTE. 2 Theile. Berlin, 1830, 1821. Manual of Doctrinal Christianity in its Historical
Development. 2. Ueber Religion und Theologie. Erlauterungen su seinem
Lehrbuche der Dogmatik. Von Dr. W. M. L. DE WETTE. Berlin, 1821. On Religion and Theology. Illustrations
of his Manual of Doctrinal Christianity. 3. Ueber die Religion, ihr Wesen, ihre Erscheinungsformen,
und ihren Einfluss auf das Leben. Vorlesungen von DR. W. M. L. DE WETTE. Berlin, 1817. Lectures on Religion in its Essence, its Manifestations, and its Influence on Life.
In a former article we have given an outline of De Wette's views of Religion, as it is in Itself, its Manifestations, and its Influence on Life. Bearing these views still in mind, we would now contemplate the author's further development of them, and examine his opinions on the leading subjects in Christian Theology.
The Bible, it is well said by a distinguished Orthodox divine, holds the same relation to religious truth, that the material world holds to physical science. It is the repository of the great facts in man's religious experience, as the latter is of the facts of observation. Wise and rare indeed is the Theologian, VOL. XXV. - 3D S. VOL. VII. NO. 1.