Tag Archives: Truth

What is it to be spiritual?

“No one can be regenerated unless he knows the things that compose the new life, that is, spiritual life; for it is that life to which regeneration leads a person. The things that compose the new or spiritual life are the … Continue reading

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The natural and the spiritual #SaturdaySerenity

In the natural world, the variety of climates is relative to the distance of the sun from the equator; in the spiritual world this variety is produced by the distance, greater or less, between the affectations of the will, and … Continue reading

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Faith and Caring

As we near the end of this second week of Advent, we ponder the meaning of Faith, the symbolism of the second candle in the Advent wreath. “Real faith is simply recognizing that something is so because it is true. … Continue reading

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A Person is a Church #MondayMiracles, #FindYourFaith

“A person is a church when in possession of goodness and truth, and a group of such people make up a church on a larger scale.” (Swedeborg, Secrets of Heaven §6113) Read more about faith traditions and Swedenborg here.

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