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God created the universe from the same laws that would allow the human race to evolve spiritually

That is what I call cosmic inner consistency—by which all process in the universe (including spiritual evolution) is unified. Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg championed this notion of the same laws appearing on all scales of existence with his science of correspondences. … Continue reading

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Everythingness from out of nothingness?

Most of today’s physicists will have you believe that the whole physical universe was created out of nothing (ex nihilo). Why do our scientists embrace such an irrational principle? Well, if you insist on the existence of only physical realities, … Continue reading

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The “directionality of complexity”

Of late, the concept of complexity in nature has captured many scientific minds. Their fascination lies in the fact that the physical universe seems to show a constant striving and endeavor toward increased organization. How is this possible in a … Continue reading

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Seeing “Orbs”

I am not talking about witnessing supernatural lights or ball lightning, but something much, much deeper—like angelic perception. According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, angels see all complete processes as the power of God’s Truth advancing (Divine Providence) in a coordinated … Continue reading

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Scientists and Cherubim

Science says one thing about the world, religion another. There is a small but growing movement towards unifying these two paths of discovery. And I admit that I am a serious player in this unique movement. While I have had … Continue reading

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Don’t confuse science with scientism

In my award-winning book Proving God, I attempt to unify science with theology. While some people would argue that the realm of science only embraces the material world, this limited definition is better called scientism. Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg (whose ideas … Continue reading

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God’s Cherubim vs. the modern theoretical physicist

Science is not a search for wisdom. Some scientists have even claimed that science does not even seek truth but only seeks the best models for explaining and predicting phenomena. So science ignores values—or “heart stuff.” Scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg came … Continue reading

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Spiritual Liberation

Enneagram of our liberation from “Egypt” (Divine Order, the Power of Advancing and the Science of Scripture) As I promised in my previous post, here is a small sample of a new New Church revelation. Above is an organic model … Continue reading

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The human mind, Scripture and organized data (exotic matter)

As a Swedenborgian theologian, one of the most interesting directions science is moving in is the notion of “exotic matter.” The deeper they probe into coherent structure, the more they run into organized information. This organized data is called exotic … Continue reading

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Can one predict the future of a seed?

Accidents aside, it is self-evident that a seed will eventually produce more seeds. In between, the seed passes through well-known steps, like root, stem, branches, leaves, flowers, and fruit before becoming new seeds again. This happens over and over again! … Continue reading

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