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THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE (pt. 15)

THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE for the NEW JERUSALEM FROM THE TEN COMMANDMENTS Emanuel Swedenborg — Doctrinal Series — (pt. 15) NO ONE CAN FROM HIMSELF DO WHAT IS GOOD THAT IS REALLY GOOD. . . . a man who is … Continue reading

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Jehovah God Himself Descended and Became Man

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Jehovah God descended and assumed a Human that He might redeem men and save them. In the Christian churches at this day it is believed that God the Creator of the universe … Continue reading

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REPENTANCE AND THE REMISSION OF SINS (pt. 6)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • REPENTANCE AND THE REMISSION OF SINS (pt. 6) It is believed that sins are washed away, or are washed off, as filth is by water, when they … 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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The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine (8)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • INTRODUCTION TO THE DOCTRINE (no 8) The end of the church is when there is no faith because there is no charity. This is shown in the small work … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 19)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 19) V. FAITH WITHOUT CHARITY IS NOT FAITH, AND CHARITY WITHOUT FAITH IS NOT CHARITY, AND NEITHER HAS LIFE EXCEPT FROM THE LORD. (1) Man can acquire for himself faith. … Continue reading

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Even If You are in Heresies…

From Divine Providence ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The merely natural man confirms himself against the Divine providence by the fact that there have been and still are so many heresies in the Christian world…. For he may think to himself, If … Continue reading

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