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The Chief Reason For The Lord’s Coming Into The World

Selection from Apocalypse Explained ~ Emanuel Swedenborg All interior things — the spiritual and celestial things that are in the Words of the three heavens — are together in the ultimate sense of the Word, which is called the sense of the … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Divine Providence Is Universal

From Divine Providence ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The Lord in no wise acts upon any particular thing in man singly without acting simultaneously upon all things The Lord acts from inmosts and from outmosts simultaneously. The Lord in no wise acts … Continue reading

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Preparation for the Passion

From Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg By a “garment” in general is signified all that which clothes something else, thus whatever is relatively exterior. Consequently the external or natural man is called a “garment” relatively to the internal or spiritual … Continue reading

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