Category Archives: New Church

The State of a Vastated Church

Selection from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Scarcely anyone knows how the case is with the rejection of an old church and the adoption of a new church. He who does not know man’s interiors and their states, and consequently … Continue reading

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In Six Days Jehovah Made Heaven and Earth and the Sea

Selection from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work:  But the seventh day is the sabbath of the Lord thy God: in it thou shalt not … Continue reading

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Five Precepts Doctrinal Ideas of the Faith and Charity of the New Church

From Conjugial Love ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The doctrinal ideas of the Church which is meant by the ‘New Jerusalem’ are as follows: (1) There is one God, in whom is the Divine Trinity, and He is the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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The Five Precepts Doctrinal of the Faith and Charity of the New Church

From Conjugial Love ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The doctrinal ideas of the Church which is meant by the ‘New Jerusalem’ are as follows: (1) There is one God, in whom is the Divine Trinity, and He is the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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The Lord’s New Church in the Heavens and in the Earth

Selection from Apocalypse Revealed ~ Emanuel Swedenborg A woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet (Revelation 12:1) signifies the Lord’s New Church in the heavens, which is the New Heaven, and the Lord’s New Church about to … Continue reading

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Man’s Regeneration is an Image of the Lord’s Glorification

From Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg [A]s the Lord glorified His natural, it was different in the beginning from what it was in the progression, and at the end. … For the Lord’s glorification proceeded from truth to the good of … Continue reading

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Can God Do Just Anything?

A Memorable Relation from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg I saw at a distance a number of persons gathered together with caps on their heads, some with caps bound around with silk – these had belonged to the ecclesiastical … Continue reading

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