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Bringing Forth Things that are Useful

Selection from Doctrine of Faith ~ Emanuel Swedenborg From his earliest childhood man has the affection of knowing, which leads him to learn many things that will be of use to him, and many that will be of no use. … Continue reading

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Use is The Neighbor

Selection from Apocalypse Explained ~ Emanuel Swedenborg The uses through which men and angels have wisdom To love uses is nothing else than to love the neighbor, for use in the spiritual sense is the neighbor. This can be seen … Continue reading

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The Church – The Home for Love and Wisdom in Use

Selection from Divine Love and Wisdom ~ Emanuel Swedenborg In the Lord the three degrees of height are infinite and uncreate, but in man the three degrees are finite and created. In the Lord the three degrees of height are … Continue reading

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Such As The Use Is, Such Is The Good

From Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg In itself truth is good, because from good; and truth is the form of good, that is to say, when good is formed so as to be perceived intellectually, it is then called truth…. … Continue reading

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Every Good Use is in Form a Man

Selection from On Divine Love and Wisdom ~ Emanuel Swedenborg So far as man is in the love of use, so far is he in the Lord, so far he loves the Lord and loves the neighbor, and so far … Continue reading

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Uses – Simultaneously, One Within the Other

Excerpt from a Memorable Relation ~ Emanuel Swedenborg … the beginning and growth of wisdom …¬†various observations respecting its progress …¬†as that wisdom with the angels has no limit or end, but grows and increases to eternity The Seat of … Continue reading

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