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Did Jesus destroy a defenseless fig tree?

In the New Testament we read a strange account of Jesus being involved in a seemingly mean-spirited event: Early in the morning, as He was on His way back to the city, He was hungry. Seeing a fig tree by … Continue reading

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Blackberry fields forever!

I have designed my earthly garden around spiritual symbolism. Basically, this means that I have taken the ancient idea that all things in physical nature represent spiritual qualities of the human mind and heart, and with that rarefied knowledge, I … Continue reading

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The Seed and the Idea

Once upon a time there was a seed. It was an apple seed. It had landed on the ground last summer when the apple it was in fell from a branch high up on the apple tree. Over winter, a … Continue reading

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Divine Symbolism 101

Over several of my posts I have mentioned that the Holy Word contains a hidden quantum language whereby all the “terrestrial” words of its narratives can be elevated and expanded to communicate more profound spiritual secrets. The scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg … Continue reading

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