Friedrich Schleiermacher Bibliography

On Religion: Speeches to its Cultured Despisers 1799
A translation appeared in 1894. For Schleiermacher the essence of religion consists of the absolute dependence on the order of existence which is prior to reflection, speech and interaction - the experience of reverence for the world, “the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen.” (Hebrews 11.1)