Tag Archives: evil

Why people don’t understand evil

Often we mistakenly judge goodness and evil based on whether an action taken is helpful or hurtful in society. This is flawed thinking because it is natural rather than spiritual. You see, a “bad” person can be helpful to others … Continue reading

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Is the highest tier of heaven a paradise for pedophiles?

According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, he directly observed the angels of God’s highest heaven. He reported that they were all naked and looked like little children. Of course, since heaven is a non-physical realm, we have to give Swedenborg’s observation … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Swedenborgian sinner

Probably the most contested statement by Emanuel Swedenborg from “Swedenborgians” themselves is that the human race “is filled with evil of every kind.” Such an unflattering statement seems anti-intuitive to the human post-modern mind. Hell and evil seem like archaic … Continue reading

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Angels are just as evil as devils

The above headline may at first seem anti-intuitive but if you believe that all good and truth comes from the Lord God, it cannot be otherwise. According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, all angels and devils come from the human race. … Continue reading

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God’s Love and Cosmic Law

The next great religious movement to take hold of the hearts and minds of men and women on the planet earth will be able to explain its tenets in more scientific, that is, within fully rational and lawful terms. We … 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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Soupy Sales is Dead (part 2)

In my previous post, I commented on how Soupy Sales’ death inspired me to contemplate the deeper spiritual aspects of comedy and laughter, including how getting a pie thrown in one’s face actually could offer a valuable lesson in spiritual … Continue reading

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David Letterman, your fly is open!

In a past post entitled “Why even great leaders fall into scandal,” I forgot to include celebrities. David Letterman has recently made it publicly known that he has committed several indiscretions with staff members. Somehow this information reached another person’s … Continue reading

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A devil works twice as hard as a good person but half as hard as an angel

This is a topic worth contemplating because it addresses how God governs the universe and even allows “bad” people to be rewarded and to seemingly get ahead of those with only goodness in their heart. Since good-hearted people are more … Continue reading

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Murder at Yale

The death of Annie Le is, of course, shocking. First of all her murder happened within an institution of  “higher learning.” We don’t often get exposed to murder cases that take place in a science lab, which consists of individuals … Continue reading

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