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THE LORD (pt. 3)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 3) They who are born within the church ought to acknowledge the Lord, His Divine and His Human, and to believe in Him and … Continue reading

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THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 4)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 4) The Word, because it is a revelation from the Divine, is Divine in each and all things; for what … Continue reading

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THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 1)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 1) Without a revelation from the Divine, man cannot know anything concerning eternal life, nor even anything concerning God, and … Continue reading

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FAITH (pt. 5)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FAITH (pt. 5) Faith is the affection of truth from willing truth because it is truth; and to will truth because it is truth is the spiritual … Continue reading

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THE INTERNAL AND THE EXTERNAL MAN (pt. 9)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE INTERNAL AND THE EXTERNAL MAN (pt. 9) They with whom the internal spiritual man is opened into heaven to the Lord, are in the light of … Continue reading

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When the Divine Appears Obscure

Selection from Arcana Cœlestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The appearing of the Divine among them was obscured For this takes place when anyone does not live according to the Divine commandments; because when anyone does live according to them, he lives … Continue reading

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The Divine Lies Hidden in the Word

Selection from Arcana Cœlestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The Word is wonderful in this respect — it is Divine as to every jot, for every word corresponds to some spiritual thing which may be said to be stored up within it, … Continue reading

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