Tag Archives: understanding

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

Posted in god, Inner growth, love, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, spirituality, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dennis gets hooked up to the “Dynamo-Spectral-Noggin” apparatus!

Once upon a time there was an assistant lab researcher named Dennis who was helping his Professor create a startling new piece of equipment. The device was designed on the basis of the professor’s unique theory that the human brain … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, Life after death, love, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Knowledge, Understanding and Wisdom

Only relatively recently has cognitive science begun to suspect the importance of human feeling, emotion and affection (love) as the primal mover of the human intellect. However, scientist/theologian Emanuel Swedenborg made this discovery centuries ago. That is why I believe … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, love, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Enlightenment comes from Goodness!

The title for this blog site is “Love is the Ultimate Science.” This may seem anti-intuitive to a culture that believes enlightenment is an intellectual pursuit whereby an individual seeks out and fills his or her memory banks with increasing … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, love, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

The Heart, the Eye, and the Hand

Once upon a time there was a heart. A very, very sad and troubled heart. The reason why this heart was so sad is because she was in love. She loved everything and everybody. Because she was such a loving … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, love, psychology, Reality, religion, spirituality, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in god, Inner growth, Life after death, love, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in god, Inner growth, love, metaphysics, Parenting, psychology, Reality, religion, spirituality, symbolism, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Would an angel give you the time of day?

Absolutely not! While this behavior may seem to run counter to our idea of angelic behavior, such a refusal cannot be blamed on any lack of their being loving or charitable. There simply is no time in heaven. Angels (who … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, Life after death, love, metaphysics, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Deep Science of Scripture

While not the Orthodox view, there has been a strong Christian tradition of biblical interpretation that goes beyond the literal sense of its words. I have maintained through various posts that to truly understand the significance of the covenant with … Continue reading

Posted in god, Inner growth, psychology, Reality, religion, science, spirituality, unity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments