Address delivered before the senior class in divinity, Harvard College

Emerson, Ralph Waldo
August 2017
Address Delivered Before the Senior Class in Divinity, Harvard C;8/1/2017, p117
Presents an address delivered on July 15, 1838 before the senior class in divinity, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts. A speech on the virtue and beauty of man; Religious truth as something known in many world religions; Contrast between the Church and the Soul; Jesus Christ as an important prophet; Ways in which historical Christianity has corrupted Christ's teachings; Views on preaching.


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