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The Swedenborgian Church (like Jesus) has an inner circle

On this particular Sunday morning, a Swedenborgian minister gave his congregation a sermon about the stages of spiritual growth. He told them that the first stage lasts roughly from birth to the age of five years old. This is a … Continue reading

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Dirk has a weird dream

Dirk had been reading his Bible for several hours. It was now late evening. He ended the reading of Scripture at the verse in Mark 5:9 where Jesus asks a demon what his name is, and who answered, “My name … Continue reading

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Dudley discovers a three-tiered church

Once upon a time there lived a young man named Dudley. He had just joined a local church in his town and was attending his first Sunday worship service. This church was expanding in spite of the bad economy and … Continue reading

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Reborn Gentiles and Heathens

There are many reports that the churches of Europe are empty and church participation in America is dwindling as well. Besides the tough economic climate, I believe the growth of secularism and the discoveries of modern science have favored human … Continue reading

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I Had A Dream…

I had been hungrily gobbling up and excitingly reading the theological works of Emanuel Swedenborg for about six months when someone had informed me that there was actually a church in the city that was composed of worshippers who studied … Continue reading

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An Ancient School

A long, long time ago there was a tribe of people who developed a special way to preserve their special knowledge of the spiritual reality hidden within all the created objects and processes of physical nature. On one such day … Continue reading

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