"I say to you there will be more Joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over 99 just persons who need no repentance".The greater the distance one has to 'traverse' to come to God, the greater the joy of salvation. Often those who
IN PRAISE OF JESUSThe reason we can intuitively see God in nature, in the innate moral yearnings of man, and in the Word, is that these are the three realms of life through which correspondences work. Nature: Everything in nature has a corresponding counterpart that
The thief on the cross with Jesus demonstrates salvation in three ways: He acknowledges that Jesus is divine; He honestly acknowledges his own sin which brings forgiveness; He approaches Jesus in humility and he asks to be with Him.To the degree we are actively holding
"Therefore my people have gone into captivity, Because they have no knowledge; Their honorable men are famished,And their multitude dried up with thirst. Therefore Sheol has enlarged itself. And opened its mouth beyond measure". (Isaiah 5: 13,14)
A time of Loss of equilibrium, otherwise known as
A psalm of David.
1 The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.2 He makes me lie down in green pastures,he leads me beside quiet waters,3 he refreshes my soul.He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake.4 Even though I walk through the darkest valley,[a]I will fear no evil, for you are with
Trump is right about Omar, AOC, and Rashida and their like. The latter operate in the gaps of PC culture: this means that they hide their real intent behind the popular fear of racism; it means they abuse the value of fair play inherent in
Most people without a lot of religious affiliation agree with the idea that there is marriage in heaven. I am active on twitter and find that there are many, mostly evangelical christians, that roundly deny this because of the verse in scripture, Luke 20:27, where
We have been studying how it is that the universe is infinite and yet at the same time contained. The universe is contained in the sense that it is in the shape and form of the Grand man, which is God himself. At the same
The idea of time travel is so well known in society from science fiction and from the hopes of science, it is almost assumed that it is something that will eventually happen. I have been a fan of science fiction for a long time, so
This is a continuation of the last article on Over-arching Oneness.
I believe there is a crossing-over point from the spiritual to the natural worlds. That this takes place I think is certain, but how and where? Swedenborg writes about the origin of matter, (from the