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The Devil addresses his hellish crew at their annual assembly

“ . . . and that is why the numbers of humans entering the kingdom of Hell continually increases to this day,” stated the Devil as he finished up his talk and puffing out his chest with great pride. The … Continue reading

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I am grateful for Swedenborg’s evils

Visualize this: A man named Emanuel Swedenborg finds himself in bed with a beautiful woman. He makes a sexual advance towards her. She rejects his advances, saying, “You stink.” What a bummer! How humiliating! Swedenborg wakes up and records this … Continue reading

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How the Devil promoted prayer

One day, the Devil, who was known for his craftiness, was thinking up new ways to block God’s efforts towards human salvation. He wanted to come up with a sure-fire strategy that no one would ever suspect. The Devil felt … Continue reading

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A funny thing happened on the way to Heaven!

Once upon a time a woman named Wilhelmina asked for a meeting with the minister of her church. She was at a spiritual crossroads and very depressed. As she entered the church and came to the minister’s office she was … Continue reading

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Happy New (You) Year!

No matter how bad things are, we still hope and pray that the New Year will bring us better times and increased blessings. But as we all most certainly wish for things to change for the better, few people gain … Continue reading

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