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THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE (pt. 19)

THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE for the NEW JERUSALEM FROM THE TEN COMMANDMENTS Emanuel Swedenborg — Doctrinal Series — (pt. 19) IN PROPORTION AS A MAN SHUNS EVILS AS SINS, IN THE SAME PROPORTION HE DOES GOODS, NOT FROM HIMSELF BUT … Continue reading

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PROVIDENCE (pt. 5)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • PROVIDENCE (pt. 5) The reason why the evil succeed in evils according to their arts is, because it is according to Divine order that everyone should act … Continue reading

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FREEDOM (pt. 7)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FREEDOM (pt. 7) Man may know what is the quality of the freedom in which he is, from the delight which he feels when he thinks, speaks, … Continue reading

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FREEDOM (pt. 6)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FREEDOM (pt. 6) What Free-will is — it consists in doing good from choice or will, and that they are in that freedom who are led by … Continue reading

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FREEDOM (pt. 5)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FREEDOM (pt. 5) Because acting from freedom appears to man as if from his own proprium (what is man’s own – self-hood), therefore heavenly freedom may also … Continue reading

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FREEDOM (pt. 4)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FREEDOM (pt. 4) The freedom of doing good, and the freedom of doing evil, though they appear alike in the external form, are as different and distant … Continue reading

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FREEDOM (pt. 3)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • FREEDOM (pt. 3) That man has the freedom of thinking evil and falsity, and also of doing it, so far as the laws do not withhold him, … Continue reading

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