Monthly Archives: May 2018

God Assumed the Human in Accordance with His Divine Order

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg God assumed the Human in accordance with His Divine Order. God introduced order into the universe and into each and all things of it at the time of their creation, and therefore … Continue reading

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The Lord Provided a Medium of Conjunction

Selection from Heaven and Hell ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Man is so created as to have a conjunction and connection with the Lord, but with the angels of heaven only an affiliation. Man has affiliation with the angels, but not conjunction, … Continue reading

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Thou Shalt Not Make to Thee Other ‘gods’

Selection from Apocalypse Explained ~ Emanuel Swedenborg And God spake all these words, saying, I am the LORD thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. Thou shalt have no … Continue reading

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Why There Can Be Only ‘One God’

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg There is in all the world no nation possessing religion and sound reason that does not acknowledge a God, and that God is One. As a consequence of the Divine influx into … Continue reading

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There is a God and He is One

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg There is a universal influx from God into the souls of men of the truth that- There is a God, and that He is one. That there is an influx from God … Continue reading

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The Faith of The New Heaven and of The New Church in a ‘Particular Form’

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The faith of the New Heaven and of the New Church in a particular form is as follows: Jehovah God is love itself and wisdom itself, or is good itself and truth … Continue reading

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The Faith of The New Heaven and of The New Church in its Universal Form

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The faith of The New Heaven and of The New Church in its universal form is as follows: The Lord from eternity, who is Jehovah, came into the world to subjugate the … Continue reading

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