Tag Archives: Divine love

Knowing Love in Its Essence

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg God is Love itself and Wisdom itself, and these two constitute His Essence. In the earliest ages, it was seen that love and wisdom are the two essentials to which all the infinite … Continue reading

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Three Things That Are The Lord

Selection from Divine Love and Wisdom ~ Emanuel Swedenborg There are in the Lord three things that are the Lord – the Divine of love, the Divine of wisdom, and the Divine of use These three are presented in appearance … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 27)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 27) VI. THE LORD, CHARITY, AND FAITH, MAKE ONE, LIKE LIFE, WILL, AND UNDERSTANDING IN MAN; AND IF THEY ARE DIVIDED, EACH PERISHES LIKE A PEARL REDUCED TO POWDER. (2) … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 26)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 26) VI. THE LORD, CHARITY, AND FAITH, MAKE ONE, LIKE LIFE, WILL, AND UNDERSTANDING IN MAN; AND IF THEY ARE DIVIDED, EACH PERISHES LIKE A PEARL REDUCED TO POWDER. (1) … Continue reading

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Use — The Ends of Creation

Selection from Divine Love and Wisdom ~ Emanuel Swedenborg All uses, which are ends of creation are in forms, which forms they take from substances and matters such as are in lands. All things … as the sun, atmospheres, and lands, are … Continue reading

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