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The three psycho-nuptials and spiritual growth

In Emanuel Swedenborg’s great theological work Divine Love & Wisdom (n 404), he discusses three levels of marriage (nuptials) or conjunction between the human intellect and heart that leads to true reasoning and rationality. The main message here is that … Continue reading

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The Angel and the Neuroscientist

Once upon a time there was a neuroscientist named Fred. He was different from most neuroscientists in that he believed that the universe did not run on its own, but that it was sustained by God’s continuous action and providence. … Continue reading

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Atheists can’t keep their hands off the maid

This kind of bad behavior results from individuals favoring secular reasoning and natural morality over spiritual conscience. To understand this proclivity toward maids by such individuals, we will have to explore deep psychology. Growth of the human intellect requires a … Continue reading

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Lent, Fasting, And The Hierarchy Of Love

Growing up in a world of different religions has taught me that God tailors religion to the particular psyche and bent of various people. However, I instinctively felt that at the core of each religion there was a similar universal … Continue reading

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Consciousness and Scripture

Human consciousness is multiplexed. For instance, we can see the world we live in. Physical sight represents just one kind of awareness. We also can internalize and store these observations in our memory as mental ideas, where from a higher … Continue reading

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