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THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE (pt. 14)

THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE for the NEW JERUSALEM FROM THE TEN COMMANDMENTS Emanuel Swedenborg — Doctrinal Series — (pt. 14) NO ONE CAN FROM HIMSELF DO WHAT IS GOOD THAT IS REALLY GOOD. From what has been said in the … Continue reading

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Accommodation of the Infinite to the Finite

Selection from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg . . . between Divine good and Divine truth there is this distinction: that Divine good is in the Lord, and Divine truth is from the Lord. It is as with the fire … Continue reading

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ECCLESIASTICAL and CIVIL GOVERNMENT (pt. 10)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • ECCLESIASTICAL and CIVIL GOVERNMENT (pt. 10) Royalty consists in administering according to the laws of the realm and in judging according to them from justice. The king … Continue reading

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THE LORD (pt. 15)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 15) That the Lord subjugated the hells, He Himself teaches in John: when the passion of the cross was at hand, then Jesus said: … Continue reading

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THE LORD (pt. 13)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 13) They who make the Human of the Lord like the human of another man, do not think of His conception from the Divine … Continue reading

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THE LORD (pt. 12)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 12) Because all the Divine is in the Lord, therefore He has all power in the heavens and in the earths; which he also … Continue reading

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THE LORD (pt. 9)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 9) That the Divine and Human of the Lord is one Person, is from the faith received in the whole Christian world, which is … Continue reading

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