Monthly Archives: May 2011

Inside is bigger than Outside

Ever notice that the inside of a house or building looks (and feels) bigger than the outside? I have been struck by this phenomenon ever since I was a kid. Thanks to my introduction to the unique ideas of scientist/theologian … Continue reading

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Angels find “rest” in their vocation

In fact, work becomes burdensome to angels only when any idea of recompense, honors, pleasures or riches enters into their heads. Heavenly “rest” involves good works—without reward! This most certainly challenges the worldly view that acquiring riches and “stuff” leads … Continue reading

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Take That, Stephen Hawking!

2011 MONTAIGNE MEDAL WINNER honored as one of the most thought-provoking books of the year 2011 ERIC HOFFER AWARD FINALIST recognizing salient writing and independent spirit 2011 SILVER NAUTILUS AWARD WINNER awarded to books that stimulate the imagination and offer … Continue reading

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The evil would suffer more in heaven than in hell!

Thanks to the theological writings and spiritual observations of Emanuel Swedenborg, the world has been given a detailed look at the spiritual environments of both heaven and hell. Swedenborg learned from direct experience that neither hell nor heaven is some … Continue reading

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Children’s Stories From God

It is generally known that God’s Holy Word consists of historical and prophetic parts. What is less well known is that the Sacred Scriptures contain levels of meaning that transcend the literal sense of the words used in their stories. … Continue reading

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Intellectual Property and Heavenly Secrets

Being an author (and publisher) I take steps to protect my ideas. The reason is that you cannot live well in this physical world without making a certain amount of “dollars.” If people feel my ideas have value they will … Continue reading

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A Very Special Mother’s Day Message!

(These insights were inspired by the writings of Emanuel Swedenborg.) Our Moms not only brought us into the world, their continuous efforts to act as the “glue” of the family actually offers deep insights into the laws of the universe! … Continue reading

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Getting Wiser vs. Getting Smarter

We all put great value and importance on learning, getting smarter and increasing our intelligence. We all have to learn how to accomplish something of value in order to earn a living or to become a useful member of society. … Continue reading

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