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THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE (pt. 3)

THE DOCTRINE OF LIFE for the NEW JERUSALEM FROM THE TEN COMMANDMENTS Emanuel Swedenborg — Doctrinal Series — (pt. 3) ALL RELIGION IS OF THE LIFE, AND THE LIFE OF RELIGION IS TO DO THAT WHICH IS GOOD. . . … Continue reading

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Brief Sketch of the Doctrinals of the New Church

Selection from Conjugial Love ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The Doctrinal Ideas of The Church which is meant by The ‘New Jerusalem’ (1) There is one God, in whom is the Divine Trinity, and He is the Lord Jesus Christ. (2) Saving faith … Continue reading

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THE LORD (pt. 11)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE LORD (pt. 11) The idea of three in one Person is had, when it is thought that the Father is in the Lord, and that the … Continue reading

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Charity and Good Works (pt. 51)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Charity and Good Works (pt. 51) v Doctrinal Series v XVI. THERE IS SPURIOUS CHARITY, HYPOCRITICAL CHARITY, AND DEAD CHARITY All charity that is not conjoined with faith in one God in … Continue reading

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The Faith of The New Heaven and of The New Church on its Universal Form

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The Lord from eternity, who is Jehovah, came into the world to subjugate the hells and to glorify His Human; and without this no mortal could have been saved; and those are … Continue reading

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The Divine Trinity (pt 15)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Final Installment pt 15) From a Trinity of Persons, each one of whom singly is God, according to the Athanasian creed, many discordant and heterogeneous ideas respecting God have arisen, which are … Continue reading

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Divine Trinity (pt 10)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg (Continued pt 10) That the Apostolic church had not the least knowledge of a trinity of persons, or of three persons from eternity, can be clearly seen from the creed of that … Continue reading

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