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Charity and Good Works (pt. 3)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Charity and Good Works (pt. 3) v Doctrinal Series v I. THERE ARE THREE UNIVERSAL LOVES: THE LOVE OF HEAVEN, THE LOVE OF THE WORLD, AND THE LOVE OF SELF. These three … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 31)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 31) VII. THE LORD IS CHARITY AND FAITH IN MAN, AND MAN IS CHARITY AND FAITH IN THE LORD. (1) It is by conjunction with God that man has salvation … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 24)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 24) V. FAITH WITHOUT CHARITY IS NOT FAITH, AND CHARITY WITHOUT FAITH IS NOT CHARITY, AND NEITHER HAS LIFE EXCEPT FROM THE LORD. When it is thus known that the … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 23)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 23) V. FAITH WITHOUT CHARITY IS NOT FAITH, AND CHARITY WITHOUT FAITH IS NOT CHARITY, AND NEITHER HAS LIFE EXCEPT FROM THE LORD. It has been said above that- faith … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 22)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 22) V. FAITH WITHOUT CHARITY IS NOT FAITH, AND CHARITY WITHOUT FAITH IS NOT CHARITY, AND NEITHER HAS LIFE EXCEPT FROM THE LORD. (4) Yet nothing of faith or of … Continue reading

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Faith (pt. 15)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt. 15) An abundance of truths cohering, as in a bundle, exalts and perfects faith (2) The Truths of Faith are disposed into Series, thus, as it were into bundles. This … Continue reading

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The Lord as A Householder

Selection from Arcana Cœlestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg There was a certain householder, which planted a vineyard, and hedged it round about, and digged a winepress in it, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went into a … Continue reading

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