The social distancing many of us are practicing as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic can have us feeling isolated, anxious, and maybe even experiencing a spiritual crisis. There are parallels that can be drawn between us and Swedenborg during this unexpected trial. In his mid-fifties, Swedenborg’s successful career was interrupted by a powerful […] Read more
To keep your spirit rooted in faith and connected to others, we’ve compiled a list of free and low-cost content to watch and read from the Swedenborg Foundation, as well as online gatherings being offered by other Swedenborgian communities! Browse through and digest what you need for your spiritual nourishment: Read more
In need of some relief during the Coronavirus quarantine? We’ve compiled a list of free and low-cost content to watch and read from the Swedenborg Foundation! Read more
In January, the Swedenborg Foundation began accepting applications and essays for The offTheLeftEye Experience 2020 Scholarship sponsored by Bryn Athyn College. After receiving ten submission by the February deadline, a panel of judges that included professors from Bryn Athyn College and staff of the Swedenborg Foundation awarded the scholarship to Janni Roberts, who authored an essay titled “A Blessing.” Read more
In mid February, our offTheLeftEye YouTube channel passed the 90,000-subscriber milestone! This inspiring achievement is a testament to two things: the ability of Swedenborg’s message to bring real change to the lives of all kinds of people all around the world, and the skilled, dedicated, and tireless work of the members of the offTheLeftEye team […] Read more
In the season two debut, Transcendiots creator and host Rev. Cory Bradford-Watts interviews Kent Rogers, author of Seven Days of Spiritual Evolution: The Genesis of Personal Transformation, about topics from his book and much more. Read more
Starting January 15, 2020, the Swedenborg Foundation will begin accepting applications and essays for The offTheLeftEye Experience 2020 Scholarship sponsored by Bryn Athyn College. The scholarship will make it possible for one of our loyal supporters with limited resources to attend the conference by receiving lodging, meals, and a weekend pass to the Experience. 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.
A new season of Swedenborg & Life is about to begin on Monday, September 16th featuring the following new episodes focused on peace, usefulness, innocence, and how to think like an angel so we can experience heaven in the here and now: September 16: How to Find Lasting Inner Peace, Season 3, Episode 1 Inner peace is something most of […] Read more
Swedenborg Foundation Releases New Book Title The Moment Is Now: Carl Bernhard Wadström’s Revolutionary Voice on Human Trafficking and the Abolition of the African Slave Trade
In this twenty-second installment in the Swedenborg Studies scholarly series, former Harvard history fellow Anders Hallengren leads a multidisciplinary effort with other leading international scholars to demonstrate the influence that abolitionist and author Carl Bernhard Wadström (1746–99) and the leading reformers of his time have had over the years on issues concerning the slave trade, oppression, and racism. The Moment Is Now includes the proceedings of The International Carl Bernhard Wadström Conference on Human Rights and the Abolition of Slavery, which was held in London on June 2–4, 2015.