My son finished his first term at school a few weeks ago, and he came home with a “perfect attendance” certificate. Well done, little man! I was quite pleased and proud until I realised that my daughter,.....
Anyone who wishes to see it can read the gospels and know that Jesus was God come on earth. It also states clearly in the very first chapter of John's gospel "John 1:1 "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.......14 The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us."
All over the world people are experiencing what is often referred to as a "spiritual awakening". This just means that everything around you begins to be seen in a completely different way and the world as we knew it takes on a whole new meaning. This video explains a bit more about it; good luck on your journey if you ...
Many people would agree that any rational political ideology could work well if it was implemented with total honesty and without self interest and corruption. Here is a practical approach for cleaning up our own political system based on Swedenborgian thought.
Have you ever had an experience which was so profound that it literally changed your life? I know I have and because I have then I recognise what others mean when they talk about things like after or near death experiences (NDE). Here is one such story...... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAR5MpYNnRE
Is it possible to learn how to love people and wish them well even though they have seemingly harmed us? If we can't; wouldn't it be us who continue to suffer and relive the hurt over and over. This video may help with some of these problems:
Love is a word which is used in so many ways. It is used to express feelings in all sorts of relationship types and it is sometimes used to express how much we enjoy a certain product etc. But what is love really?
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The media often portray the world we live in as full of troubles. But now and then we are allowed glimpses of something else. Who could not be moved by the voice of a child allowing us to hush for a moment and hear the angels sing.....
Introduction by Ray Silverman This essay by Helen Keller expresses her deep gratitude to Emanuel Swedenborg, the Swedish seer, who had a profound influence on her spiritual life. In it she talks about the importance of love and truth in... Read more →