Theological Works

Between the years 1749 and 1771, Emanuel Swedenborg published a number of theological works detailing his mystical experiences and spiritual insights. Originally written in Latin, there have been numerous English translations. The New Century Edition of Swedenborg’s theological writings is arguably the most accessible translation available to date.

Learn more about each of Swedenborg’s works below. To read each publication, head to the Swedenborg Foundation.

1749 – 1762


Between 1763 and 1768, Swedenborg published several works which serve as a comprehensive overview of many of his core teachings. This period also includes his “Shorter Works” of: The Lord, Sacred Scripture, Life, Faith and Supplements (“Continuation Concerning the Last Judgment”), which provide a brief and concise treatment of some fundamental theological topics.