Concerning and against the book Gibbon wrote a lot: as soon as it was published, it caused as much comments as might cause some ancient manuscript; in fact, these comments were criticized. 6 especially theologians were unhappy that concerned the history of the church; they attacked the head of the XV and XVI are sometimes quite thoroughly and often with a sense of grief and almost vsescha weapons less terrible than the weapons of the enemy, who had more knowledge, more information and more intelligence. I say that, judging by the fact of their works, which I had to get acquainted. Dr. R.Vatson, former bishop Landafskim later, published a series of letters embodying "Christian Apology", Moderation and dignity which he admitted Gibbon41. Priest-ley wrote "Letter to the unbelieving philosopher, contain a statement of the evidence revealed religion with some remarks concerning the first two parts of the Gibbon".