How did a young Swede become, after William Wilberforce, the second most important abolitionist in England’s history? The answer: he read Swedenborg. Read more
Watch full episode here! Our expert panel has gathered to answer viewer questions with the help of the writings of eighteenth-century spiritual teacher Emanuel Swedenborg. The panel members are: Curtis Childs, host of Swedenborg & Life Chara Daum, Latin consultant, New Century Edition Chris Dunn, community manager for Swedenborg & Life Chelsea Odhner, writer for […] Read more
In terms of correspondences, what is the meaning of “turn the other cheek”?
In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose do their best to answer this hard question with the help of the spiritual teachings of eighteenth-century theologian Emanuel Swedenborg. Read more
In this episode, Curtis, Jonathan, and others provide eight meditations on innocence that correspond to paintings in artist Karen Elder’s “angel series.” Please read along and meditate on these inspirational ideas. Read more
Thanks to everyone who came out and supported us for our first-ever musical gathering! SwedenJam Live 2019, held at the World Café Live in Philadelphia, hosted more than a hundred attendees for an afternoon of offTheLeftEye-inspired music. The afternoon kicked off with Reade McCardell—who composed a lot of the music for the videos on our […] Read more
On Thursday, October 19, 2019, Swedenborg Foundation Executive Director Morgan Beard accepted a Bricks and Mortar Preservation Award from The West Chester Downtown Foundation (WCDF) for a restoration project on Fountain Green, the historic building that houses our offices, in 2016.
Our expert panel has gathered to answer viewer questions with the help of the writings of eighteenth-century spiritual teacher Emanuel Swedenborg. Read more
In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose explore a viewer question about the meaning of the story of Sodom and Gomorrah—with a little help from eighteenth-century theologian Emanuel Swedenborg. Read more
The Halloween season can harvest a powerful spiritual lesson by learning what evil spirits are up to and what they’re good for. Read more
Why do our lives so commonly feel out of control? How can our motivations reveal how our mind really works? Swedenborg & Life host Curtis Childs spoke at the Conference for Consciousness and Human Evolution to untangle these very questions. Read more