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It is easy to turn evil into good, but much harder to turn good into good

I am aware that the above heading sounds anti-intuitive. Most people simply do not look deeper than the mere outward expression of goodness. However, the notion that not all good deeds and kind acts are really good is a most … Continue reading

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A rare awakening

Over the past weekend, my wife volunteered to prepare a Sunday Supper at an Orthodox Christian Church in honor of a co-worker who recently died of cancer. This was a service project her friend’s church participated in regularly and was … Continue reading

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Have I mocked goodness and mutual love?

Yes and no. It would seem that from a quick read of some of my previous blog articles or from a first read of my newest book Swedenborg & Gurdjieff: The Missing Links (Anti-intuitive Essays For Personal Transformation) that I … Continue reading

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Couch potato Christianity

In the Judeo-Christian tradition, taken from the narratives of the Holy Bible, Jehovah God gives His people the Ten Commandments, literally written on stone. These sacred precepts and tenets are God’s wise strategy for saving humankind from sin and evil. … Continue reading

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Mountain Climbing with God

If you have been a regular reader of my blog then you know that I have had some “energetic” discussions with traditional Christians. These debates centered around whether or not God’s Holy Word contains deeper meanings within the literal sense … Continue reading

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Angels Love Labor Day!

The Lord’s kingdom is a kingdom of LOVE. Expressing this spiritual love in heaven goes well beyond angels merely hugging or kissing each other all day long. Angelic love is a way of living. Love finds its true expression and … Continue reading

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Do You Know How To Do Good?

Doing good is not a cinch, nor is being good as straightforward or as easy to understand as one might first think. It is actually a complex subject and demands our serious contemplation and brainpower. I will try to share … Continue reading

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The Sweetest Ice Cream Cone In The World

Once upon a time there lived a young boy named Jimmy. On this particular and beautiful spring day Jimmy was feeling extra happy. He decided that he could make this happy day even more special by treating himself to an … Continue reading

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Interview with Martin Luther

In a previous post, I featured a discussion between Emanuel Swedenborg and Pope Sextus Quintus. This conversation took place in the spiritual world. Quintus underwent a conversion several months before his death when he realized that the Lord alone was … Continue reading

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