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A new Swedenborgian principle behind true spiritual transformation?

The principle is not new, it’s just being ignored by many people who have good intentions. What is it? Swedenborg claimed that without “good works” one’s spiritual faith or belief system was “dead.” He further spoke about God’s Heavenly Kingdom … Continue reading

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Andy the Angel is sent on a unique divine mission

One day, as God was taking inventory of the number of human souls that had died and were now currently inhabiting the two spiritual kingdoms of heaven and hell, He became somewhat alarmed. He had sent new secret information down … Continue reading

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Where do we learn deceit?

Children are not born into the world being insincere. They simply are who they are. However, as they grow up, they quickly learn from adults to hide their instinctive dictates of sincerity that are bubbling up from within. These inner … Continue reading

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The Christmas Miracle is a can of worms

Many Christian ministers find the Christmas season particularly challenging. Not only is Christmas under attack by a secular movement that is gaining a more politically powerful voice, just as bad, church congregations are caught up in the commercialism of the … Continue reading

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Metaphysical Snoozing

One of the most overlooked details in biblical interpretation is the fact that before the eating of the forbidden fruit, before listening to the serpent, and even before Eve was created from a rib bone, Adam had been put into … Continue reading

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Ten Crappy Christian Ideas (and one bonus bit of baloney)

1. The Trinitarian Doctrine that God is three Persons but one substance. This widespread Christian teaching requires us to throw reasoning out the window. Artificial terms, like “consubstantiality” and “hypostatic union,” were invented by theologians to get themselves out of … Continue reading

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Does God Get Pissed-Off?

The Bible, especially the Old Testament, sure has many references that seem to portray Jehovah God as angry, even to the point of wanting to destroy humans outright. But how does this square with a God of infinite love and … Continue reading

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Memory Loss In The Afterlife

Everyone gradually loses their corporeal memory upon entering into the spiritual world. The reason for this is that our worldly memory contains all kinds of data, some of which we believe in, and some of which we don’t. In the … Continue reading

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