CHAPTER X.-A Grand Fallacy-Witches, Ghosts and Demons - The Myths of Mythol-
ogy—“Religious Toleration, Free Thought and Treason”-Idolatries of King Solomon
-" The Liberty to Think Error”.
CHAPTER XI.–Father Lambert's Dignified Headings—Human Ignorance and Divine
Pity-Sinful Ignorance-Wars of Persecution-Exterminating the Heathen—The Father's
Advice to“ Brain” the Infants of Savages........
CHAPTER XII.--Wars of Extermination-Slavery-Defensive Wars not Wars of Con-
quest-Alleged Superiority of Physical over Moral Power.............
CHAPTER XIII.-Liberty-Polygamy-Rousseau's Opinion of Philosophers-Philosophy
and Theology Compared...........
CHAPTER XIV.-Woman's Rights and the Bible-Woman's Condition in Heathen and
Pagan Nations-Mr. Ingersoll's Articles Garbled and Misquoted in the “Notes”-St.
Paul and Woman's Rights.........
CHAPTER XV.-Adam, Eve, and the Serpent–The Comparative Merits of Jews and
Heathens-Carrion Flesh for Strangers and Aliens—The God of the Jews Established
Slavery—“Exterminate" Defined—William Penn and the Indians.....
CHAPTER XVI.-Argument and Assumption-Slavery-Polygamy-Legislation of the
Roman Catholic Church Against Slavery-Father Lambert to Make a “ Point” Splits a
Sentence in Two and Changes Punctuation-Misquotations by the Father-Slavery in
Itself, is it Sinful ?-Blanchard and Rice's Debate on Slavery-Miracles.....
CHAPTER XVII.—The Authorship of the Gospels—The Gospels do not Purport to have
been written by Matthew, Mark, Luke ard John-Diverse Renderings in Manuscripts of
the Scriptures-Orthodox Authority-Original Purity of Text of Scripture Early Lost-
Catholic Authority-The Bible does not Prove Itself—Translations of Scripture-Miracles. 120
CHAPTER XVIII.-Miracles-Hume-Gibbon-Witchcraft a Superstition-Catholic Tes-
timony—“The Star in the East" and the “Wise Men ”—Fenelon and the Bible Question
- Josephus—Tooley Street Tailors—The Prodigies Attending the Birth of Jesus-Renan
CHAPTER XIX.-Father Lambert's Chow-chow Method–The Dogma of Atonement-
Necessity of Belief and of the Second Birth-Josephus Again-Rev. Lambert's Terrible
Mistake about John's Reference to the Ascension-Genealogy of Jesus.....
CHAPTER XX.-Proof of Miracles—Who Wrote the Gospels ?–The Evangelists Neither
Claim to Write by Authority nor to be Guided by Inspiration-Neither Catholics nor Prot-
estants have an Authoritative Translation of the Scriptures—The Father's Statements
Show that John the Apostle could not have Written the Fourth Gospel...............
CHAPTER XXI.-The Honest Infidel-Should Men be punished for Honest Belief?-
Judas Iscariot-If Catholicity is the True Faith the Whole Protestant World will be Sent
to Hell to Keep Company with the Infidel-Vicarious Suffering, etc., etc............
CHAPTER XXII.-Non-Resistance-The Standard of Right and Wrong Experience
Teaches that Evil Acts Produce Evil Consequences—A Saint and Father of the Catholic
Church Justified the Polygamy of the Jews...........
CHAPTER XXIII.--Father Lambert's Vulgar and Abusive Methods Chargeable, not to
the Man, but to his Religion-The Millennial Dawn—"Criticism Born of the Present
Generation”-Catholic Lambs and Green Pastures-Noble and Pure Religions of the