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What would Swedenborg say about Quantum Foam?

First of all, Swedenborg would say that it is currently a flawed concept issuing from those working in a purely materialistic/scientific arena and that their ideas about the universe are now backing them into a wall. Quantum foam is a … Continue reading

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Prehistoric wisdom

One of the false notions modern civilization embraces is that humankind has a superior intellect to that of former times—especially prehistoric times. But Emanuel Swedenborg and George Gurdjieff both disputed this contemporary assumption. They insisted that the human intellect has … Continue reading

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Are humans unique?

Well, humans certainly are unique enough to ask the question and ponder the possibility of our uniqueness. Animals could care less about such philosophizing. I was inspired to write this post from reading The Hannibal Blog entitled “How humans are … Continue reading

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Swedenborg’s illuminating interview with Cicero

Swedenborg made the amazing claim that during the last 29 years of his life, the Lord had permitted him to gain cognitive access to the spiritual world and he could even speak with various individuals  (historically famous or otherwise) in … Continue reading

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Scripture and the structure of reality

Those who have a faith-based worldview believe that God created the manifest universe. In fact, John 1:1-3 informs us that everything in the created world has its origins in the Holy Word. If we contemplate John’s words rationally, rather than … Continue reading

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Spiritual Relativity Theory

Besides his major cosmological idea of the constancy of the speed of light Einstein’s Special Theory of Relativity also included another concept called the relativity of simultaneity. This second concept means that everyone experiences simultaneity differently from his or her … Continue reading

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