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CONSCIENCE (pt. 2)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • CONSCIENCE (pt. 2) Conscience, with the man of the church, is formed by the truths of faith from the Word, or from doctrine out of the Word, … Continue reading

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LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 9)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 9) What has hitherto been said [in previous articles] is concerning the neighbor. Love towards him, or Charity, shall now … Continue reading

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LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 7)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 7) The neighbor is not only man singly, but also man collectively, as a less or greater society, our country, … Continue reading

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LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 6)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 6) … they who do not love themselves more than others, as is the case with all who belong to … Continue reading

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LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 5)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 5) That love is what causes anyone to be the neighbor, and that everyone is the neighbor according to the … Continue reading

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LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 4)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • LOVE TOWARDS THE NEIGHBOR, OR CHARITY (pt. 4) But he, willing to justify himself, said unto Jesus, And who is my neighbour? And Jesus answering said, A … Continue reading

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What Charity Is, and What Faith Is

Selection from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Charity is an internal affection which consists in a heartfelt desire to do the neighbor good, and in this being the delight of life; and this without any reward. On the other hand, Faith … Continue reading

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