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Evils are to Be Shunned

Selection from Conjugial Love ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The Doctrinal Ideas of The Church which is meant by The ‘New Jerusalem’ (pt. 4) [3 – 4 – 5] Evils are to be shunned as sins, because they are of the devil and … Continue reading

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THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 6)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 6) The Word in the letter cannot be understood, but by doctrine from the Word drawn by one who is … Continue reading

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THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 5)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 5) No others understand the genuine sense of the Word but they who are enlightened; and they only are enlightened … 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. 3)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 3) Since man lives after death, and then lives to eternity, and a life awaits him according to his love … Continue reading

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THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 2)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE SACRED SCRIPTURE, OR THE WORD (pt. 2) The evils of the love of self and of the world induce such ignorance concerning the things which are … 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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