Category Archives: religion

When does the Lord God start protecting one’s “remains”?

There is a spiritual function which is only discussed in the theological writings of Emanuel Swedenborg. Apparently, everyone during the innocence of their childhood has genuine feelings of love stored (and protected) deeply within their psyches. These noble feelings serve … Continue reading

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Are there real signs pointing to one’s genuine spiritual growth?

There indeed are. But making this sign known to most people on earth would only expose their personal fantasies relating to true spiritual transformation and bum them out. I however, being a rascal at heart, cannot resist talking about it. … Continue reading

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Why didn’t Jesus come off the cross and kick ass?

That is a question that needs some thought because Jesus was not only capable of great miracles, He also had a whole host of angels backing him up. Yet, when nailed to the cross, He allowed Himself to be treated … 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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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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Should I keep writing books even after discovering I am a fraud?

My problem is that I write books about spiritual transformation and how we all engage in pretense when acting around others. This unflattering assessment is verified by my own observed behavior. Ironically, the more self-discoveries I make about my own … Continue reading

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Puppets

I grew up at a time when puppets were much, much more popular than they are today. I was fascinated by TV shows like Howdy Doody, Kukla, Fran & Ollie, Shari Lewis (with Lambchop) and Paul Winchell (with Jerry Mahoney). … Continue reading

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Molecular biologists would be stunned to find real organic principles in God’s Word

Molecular biologists are a group of scientists who seem to least favor the idea of any kind of purposeful, divine design in living structures. That is because in their scientific discipline they have become too busy describing the bits and … Continue reading

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The downside of God’s Love

I love writing about anti-intuitive topics. And this is one of them. The benefit of doing this kind of writing is to create “pondering,” which forces people to think more deeply about things than ordinary existence generally requires. The commonly … Continue reading

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Cosmetics vs. Cosmology

One of the less flattering discoveries I have made over the last several years is that human “art” has degenerated in the same way as the human psyche. (I know this because I have, throughout my life, been occupied with … Continue reading

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