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e Editors of this Journal, while responsible for the general character
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cat ons relative to the Editorial Department of the Princeton Rerieur
(inca publications for notice), and for the present, such as relate to obtain-

sibsribers, should be addressed to the Princeton Review, Princeton,
New araw

Tip: s iould be ad iressed to CHARLES Scribner & C., 654 Broadway,
New Yo's

En pop Terins, etc., see Fourth Page of Cover.

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This is the third instalment of the work which M. Rénan seems to regard as his special calling, and for which he would seem to have the necessary leisure, since his public duties as Membre de l'Institut have ceased. It followed the second division, “The Apostles,” nearly after the same interval as this had followed the first, “The Life of Jesus." The book before us breathes exactly the same spirit as its two predecessors, and no one that has read with some care the first two productions of this fertile mind, could be at a loss as to the paternity of “St. Paul,” even if it did not bear on its titlepage the name of its author. This spirit is rather unique, and it is, accordingly, difficult, if not impossible, to rank Rénan with

any school that pursues or has pursued the same end. This spirit is not that of the English Deist of the last century, nor that of the Wolfenbüttel Fragmentist, both of whom saw in the Gospels and the other writings of the New Testament nothing but a tissue of lies ; nor is it that of the Rationalismus

* Saint Paul. By ERNEST Rénan, Membre de l'Institut. Translated from the original French. New York: G. W. Carleton. 1869.

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