Category Archives: Theology

#NationalDoughnutDay #GetOneForYourNeighborToo

“Usefulness (that is, the good that comes out of love and charity) is accordingly the substance, the source, and the measure of the angels’ happiness.” -Secrets of Heaven, Emanuel Swedenborg So, be loving and charitable and don’t just get yourself … Continue reading

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#ThursdayThoughts: Faith, Doubt & Fear

Readings to think about for Sunday: There are those who are in doubt before they deny, and there are those who are in doubt before they affirm. Those in doubt before they deny are those who incline to a life … Continue reading

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#GoodFriday #Glorify #Unity

The suffering on the cross completed the process of glorification (meaning the uniting of the Lord’s divine-human nature to the divine nature of the Father). The Lord himself says so in the Gospels: “After Judas left, Jesus said, ‘Now the … Continue reading

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The Spiritual Value of Groceries @swedenborgfound

The Spiritual Value of Groceries Each moment in life, however small, is important. Swedenborg tells us that all of our actions and decisions, even the seemingly insignificant ones, contribute toward our sense of goodwill or love for others. The first step … Continue reading

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Dismantling White Supremacy: “You’ve Had the Power All Along My Dear”

Reading this title could be a double entendre. “You’ve had the power all along, My Dear.” Whites in this country have had the power all along. Ergo, it’s time to allow others to seize and embrace their own power. -Or- … Continue reading

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Looking for Divine Wisdom? #ThursdayTheology “Creatress”

Check out this article from Birrell Walsh, Ph.D., entitled “Creatress.” In it you will find mention and significance of Swedenborg’s singular reference to God as Creatress, as referenced by George Dole, and Walsh’s exploration of references to the Divine Feminine.   … Continue reading

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Quick Vid: A Tree Is an Image of Our Mind

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