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Swedenborg & Life Recap: Does God Control Good Luck? — 11/12/18

Divine providence works to turn everything toward good, but how much is providence really involved in every little thing? Are traffic jams and coin flips, for example, really part of the divine design? In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose explore a series of questions about divine providence that should help give us a better understanding of how it operates. Read more

Swedenborg & Life Recap: The Angels and Evil Spirits With Us — 10/28/2018

The familiar trope of the angel and devil on your shoulders may actually reveal an essential spiritual truth. Eighteenth-century theologian Emanuel Swedenborg learned that everything, including our most private thoughts and feelings, is part of a larger network. In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose explore these ideas, taking us through each part of that gigantic spiritual network. Read more

Swedenborg & Life Recap: How to Test a Spiritual Idea — 10/8/18

Studying spiritual things can be frustrating, because it seems like there’s no way to determine what is true. Eighteenth-century theologian Emanuel Swedenborg revealed that we do have one important tool for understanding spiritual things: our mind. In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose show us how to weigh the truth of a spiritual idea with a “mental microscope.” Read more

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