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The Two Babylons 

or

The Papal Worship

proved to be

The worship of Nimrod and his wife

by
The Reverend Alexander Hislop

Born 1833

We wish to advise that this book is very controversial, and, like every other area of study, you should check it out and prayerfully decide for yourself.


A pamphlet in 1853 - expanded in 1858
 My book edition 1916

 

Preface to the first edition

Preface to the second edition

Preface to the third edition

Note from the Editor of the fourth edition:
 

..

Our Introduction



 Chapter One

Distinctive Character of the Two Systems



Chapter Two

Section I.

Trinity in Unity


Section II.

The Mother and Child, and the Original of the Child


Sub-Section I. The Child in Assyria


Sub-Section II. The Child in Egypt


Sub-Section III. The Child in Greece


Sub-Section IV. The Death of the Child


Sub-Section V. The Deification of the Child


Section III.

The Mother of the Child




Chapter Three
Festivals

Section I.

Christmas and Lady-day


Section II.

Easter


Section III.

The Nativity of St. John


Section IV.

The Feast of the Assumption



See Chapter V, Section IV regarding Cupid (St. Valentine's Day)




Chapter Four
Doctrine and Discipline

Section I.

Baptismal Regeneration


Section II.

Justification by Works


Section III.

The Sacrifice of the Mass


Section IV.

Extreme Unction


Section V.

Purgatory and Prayers for the Dead




Chapter Five
Rites and Ceremonies

Section I.

Idol Procession


Section II.

Relic Worship


Section III.

The Clothing and Crowning of Images


Section IV.

The Rosary and the Worship of the Sacred Heart


Section V.

Lamps and Wax-Candles


Section VI.

The Sign of the Cross




Chapter Six
Religious Orders

Section I.

The Sovereign Pontiff


Section II.

Priests, Monks, and Nuns




Chapter Seven
The Two Developments Historically and Prophetically Considered

Section I.

The Great Red Dragon


Section II.

The Beast from the Sea


Section III.

The Beast from the Earth


Section IV.

The Image of the Beast


Section V.

The Name of the Beast,
the Number of His Name
the Invisible Head of the Papacy





Conclusion


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