"Without authority," a word Kierkegaard again and again utilized to himself and his writings, is a suitable name for this quantity of 5 brief works that during a number of methods care for the idea that and perform of authority. The Lily within the box and the poultry of the Air contemplates the instructing authority of those creatures in response to 3 diversified passages within the Gospels. the 1st of Two Ethical-Religious Essays mediates at the ethics of Jesus' martyrdom; the second one contrasts the authority of the genius with that of the apostle. the rest works--Three Discourses on the Communion on Fridays (1849), An Upbuilding Discourse (1850), and Two Discourses on the Communion on Fridays (1851)--are meditations on sin, forgiveness, and the ability of love.

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