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The "Two Babylons"

by

Alexander Hislop


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CONTENTS

  

 

 Title

Appendix

 Title

 

 Introduction by author

 

 

 

 Internet Preface

 

 

 

 Synopsis by Ron

 

 

 

 Preface to 1st edition

 

 

 

 Preface to 2nd edition

 

 

 

 Preface to 3rd edition

 

 

 

 Preface to 4th edition

  Objects of worship

 

 By R. H.

 

Chapter 1.0

  The two systems

A, B

Woman with cup;   Hebrew chronology

 

Chapter 2.1

  Trinity in unity

 

 

Chapter 2.2

  Mother and child

C

Shing Moo of China

Chapter 2.2.1

  The child in Assyria

D

Ala-Mahozim

Chapter 2.2.2

  The child in Egypt

E

Meaning of name Centaurus

Chapter 2.2.3

  The child in Greece

 

 

Chapter 2.2.4

  The death of the child

 

 

Chapter 2.2.5

  The deification of the child

F

Olenos the sin-bearer

Chapter 2.3

  The mother of the child

  Festivals

G, H, I

Rhea, Cybele, Venus; Virgin mother; goddess mother

Chapter 3.1

  Christmas and Lady-day

 

 

Chapter 3.2

  Easter & buns & eggs

J

 

Chapter 3.3

  Birth of John the Baptist

K

 

Chapter 3.4

  The feast of the assumption

Doctrine & discipline

 

 

 

Chapter 4.1  Baptismal regeneration L Scandinavian Odin and Adon of Babylon
Chapter 4.2  Justification by works    
Chapter 4.3  The sacrifice of the mass    
Chapter 4.4   Extreme unction    
Chapter 4.5   Purgatory & prayers for the dead

 Rites & ceremonies

   
Chapter 5.1  Idol processions    
Chapter 5.2  Relic worship    
Chapter 5.3  Clothing & crowning of images M Stripping of clothing
Chapter 5.4  Rosary & worship of sacred heart    
Chapter 5.5  Lamps & wax candles    
Chapter 5.6  The sign of the cross

  Religious orders

   
Chapter 6.1 The sovereign pontiff    
Chapter 6.2 Priest, monks & nuns

Two developments considered

   
Chapter 7.1  The great red dragon N, O, P Zoroaster, head of fire worshippers; Phaethon; Roman Imperial standard
Chapter 7.2  The beast from the sea    
Chapter 7.3  The beast from the earth    
Chapter 7.4  The image of the beast Q Slaying of the witnesses
Chapter 7.5  The name & number of the beast R Attes, the sinner
       
  Conclusion    

 

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