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PIETY (pt. 4)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • PIETY (pt. 4) As to what relates to the renunciation of the world: it is believed by many, that to renounce the world, and to live in … Continue reading

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PIETY (pt. 3)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • PIETY (pt. 3) External sanctity is like such piety, and especially consists in this that man places all Divine worship in sanctity when he is in temples; … Continue reading

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PIETY (pt. 2)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • PIETY (pt. 2) Piety consists in thinking and speaking piously, in devoting much time to prayers, in behaving humbly at that time, in frequenting temples and harkening … Continue reading

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PIETY (pt. 1)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • PIETY (pt. 1) It is believed by many, that spiritual life, or the life which leads to heaven, consists in piety, in external sanctity, and in the … Continue reading

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FAITH (pt. 11)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FAITH (pt. 11) They who are in persuasive faith do not know, from any internal enlightenment, whether the things which they teach be true or false; yea, … Continue reading

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FAITH (pt. 10)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FAITH (pt. 10) Faith is persuasive, when the Word and the doctrine of the church are believed and loved, not for the sake of truth and of … Continue reading

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FAITH (pt. 9)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FAITH (pt. 9) To believe those things which the Word teaches, or which the doctrine of the church teaches, and not to live according to them, appears … Continue reading

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