Category Archives: Spiritual Growth

Storm Before the Calm

Selection from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Now it came to pass on a certain day, that He went into a ship with His disciples: and He said unto them, Let us go over unto the other side of the lake.  … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 10)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 10) Man Acquires Faith – by going to the Lord, learning truths from the Word, and living according to them. It has been said above (in the previous article) that … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 7)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 7) The Sum of Faith is – He who lives well and believes rightly is saved by the Lord. Under the belief that the man who lives well and believes … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 6)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 6) The Sum of Faith is – He who lives well and believes rightly is saved by the Lord. That man was created for eternal life, and that every man … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 4)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 4) SAVING FAITH IS: FAITH IN THE LORD GOD THE SAVIOR, JESUS CHRIST That the faith of the apostles was no other than a faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, is … Continue reading

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Faith (pt 3)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 3) SAVING FAITH IS: FAITH IN THE LORD GOD THE SAVIOR, JESUS CHRIST Saving faith is faith in God the Savior, because He is God and Man, and He is in … Continue reading

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Material from which ‘Faith of Charity’ can be formed (pt 5)

Selection from The Doctrine of Faith ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Continued (pt 5) … how faith is formed from charity. Every man has a natural mind and a spiritual mind: a natural mind for the world, and a spiritual mind for … Continue reading

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