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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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There are no Tony Awards in heaven

I happened to watch the Tony Awards last Sunday (June 9, 2013) on TV. I have to say that as a student of the transformative concepts of Emanuel Swedenborg and George Gurdjieff I was able to gaze upon this “dog … Continue reading

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Can the Bible offer scientific evidence for the existence of God?

The problem with convincing scientists of the existence of God (beyond mere personal faith) is that they expect physical proof of a non-physical Being. God is outside the spacetime arena. There is hope, however, in the area of providing both … Continue reading

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Does God plus (+) creation equal (=) more than God?

This question is a real cranium-buster and it makes me feel woozy. The question even has an emotional element to it when we ask if God plus Beethoven (or all human art) is more than God alone. While it may … Continue reading

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Can the Bible tell us what lies beyond space and time?

Scientists are increasingly suspecting that the laws and forces that rule the universe, come from a non-local and non-temporal realm. This means that if the universe is rational, has order, inner consistency, coherence and orientation, the laws that have been … Continue reading

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The deeper you probe reality, the more perfection increases itself

This idea, which was greatly promoted by the scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, can be readily verified when we put various natural objects under a microscope. New wonders open up to us when we examine more interior levels of structure. Such thinking … Continue reading

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The biblical phrase “And Jehovah spake unto Moses, saying…” is filled with science

According to scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg, this biblical phrase found in Exodus marks the beginning of a new series of unified events that follow the laws and steps of universal creation and subsistence. Today we would call this kind of thinking … Continue reading

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New insights into the Swedenborgian worldview

Currently, Swedenborgian theology and cosmology is understood as involving discrete top-down qualities in which three-ness, such as end, cause and effect (or positive, negative and reconciling) takes place in all created forms and whole units of reality. Theologically speaking, this … Continue reading

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Swedenborg and hypnosis

One of the most distasteful notions that I have advanced concerning Swedenborg’s scientific and spiritual paradigm is that the human race is in a hypnotic state. If this is true, it means that we terrestrial humans cannot effectively address the … Continue reading

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Swedenborg and Gurdjieff’s search for higher mind

One of the major discoveries about the “human potential” made by both Emanuel Swedenborg and George Gurdjieff is that all humans have innate and deeper levels of mental activity. This deeper level of perception, understanding and feeling is fully developed … Continue reading

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