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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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HEAVEN AND HELL (pt. 7)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • HEAVEN AND HELL (pt. 7) Eternal happiness, which is also called heavenly joy, is imparted to those who are in love and faith in the Lord, from … Continue reading

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TEMPTATION (pt. 7)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • TEMPTATION (pt. 7) Temptations conduce to acquire for good dominion over evil, and for truth dominion over falsity; also to confirm truths, and conjoin them to goods, … Continue reading

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THE WILL AND THE UNDERSTANDING (pt. 3)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE WILL AND THE UNDERSTANDING (pt. 3) Nothing is more important to know than how the will and the understanding make one mind. They make one mind … Continue reading

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THE WILL AND THE UNDERSTANDING (pt. 2)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • THE WILL AND THE UNDERSTANDING (pt. 2) … all things in the universe have relation to good and truth, and all things of the church to the … Continue reading

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The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine (9)

The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine Emanuel Swedenborg • Doctrinal Series • INTRODUCTION TO THE DOCTRINE (no 9) The doctrine of charity, which is the doctrine of life, was the doctrine itself in the ancient churches. Concerning these churches see in … Continue reading

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Charity and Good Works (pt. 5)

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Charity and Good Works (pt. 5) v Doctrinal Series v I. THERE ARE THREE UNIVERSAL LOVES: THE LOVE OF HEAVEN, THE LOVE OF THE WORLD, AND THE LOVE OF SELF. (1) The … Continue reading

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