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A World Apart: The American Antislavery Issue #Ohio #History #FBF

The following is an excerpt from James Lawrence‘s essay, “A World Apart: The American Antislavery Issue” from the forthcoming volume, The Moment is Now, ed. Anders Hallengren, Swedenborg Foundation Press. William Cooper Howells (1807-1894), the father of the eminent American literary … Continue reading

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The Advent of Our Lord

” … the Lord Himself will give you a sign. The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel.” (Isaiah 7:14, NIV) The story of the advent of our Lord has … Continue reading

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#FlashbackFriday #Cincinnati #ArtHistory

In what church does this masterfully-created sculpture by Preston Powers currently reside?     The Glendale New Church! In 1880, a marble bust of Swedenborg by sculptor Preston Powers was presented to the church. It was on loan to the Cincinnati Art … Continue reading

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Honor Your Father and Your Mother

“ And He said, I am Jehovah, the God of Abraham your father means the Lord in whom that good originated. This becomes clear from the fact that Jehovah is the Divine Being (Esse) itself of the Lord, who is … Continue reading

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Make a Difference Project – 11 am today

Volunteers from our church can meet at Matthew 25 today from 11 until 1. Please join us as there is always work to do! Picture update from Oct 28th! What a great turnout!  

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Saturday Serenity, #Religion

What If What if our religion was each other If our practice was our life If prayer, our words What if the temple was the Earth If the forests were our church If holy water – the rivers, lakes and … Continue reading

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Native Spirituality

“Man has a spirit, and the body seems to be a coat for that spirit. That is why people should take care of their spirits, so as to reach Heaven and be admitted to the Creator’s dwelling. We are given … Continue reading

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