Tag Archives: Wisdom

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 from the fact that everyone loves another not because of his face and body, but from … Continue reading

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The Love of Knowing Things Hidden – Wonder

Daniel answered and said, Blessed be the name of God for ever and ever: for wisdom and might are His: And He changeth the times and the seasons: He removeth kings, and setteth up kings: He giveth wisdom unto the … Continue reading

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Love Produces by Wisdom

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg Love as a bridegroom and husband produces or begets all forms, yet only by wisdom as a bride and wife, can be proved by things innumerable in both the spiritual world and in … Continue reading

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Knowing Love in Its Essence

Selection from True Christian Religion ~ Emanuel Swedenborg God is Love itself and Wisdom itself, and these two constitute His Essence. In the earliest ages, it was seen that love and wisdom are the two essentials to which all the infinite … Continue reading

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Three Things That Are The Lord

Selection from Divine Love and Wisdom ~ Emanuel Swedenborg There are in the Lord three things that are the Lord – the Divine of love, the Divine of wisdom, and the Divine of use These three are presented in appearance … Continue reading

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What The Soul Is, and What Its Nature Is

Extract from a Memorable Relation ~ Emanuel Swedenborg And Jehovah God formed man, and breathed into man’s nostrils the breath of lives; and man became a living soul (Gen. 2:7). Who does not believe that the soul is man’s inmost and … 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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