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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.
We’re excited to now offer Medicine, Mysticism and Mythology: Garth Wilkinson, Swedenborg and Nineteenth-Century Esoteric Culture from the UK-based Swedenborg Society in our online bookstore! Read more
We had a crowd of more than fifty wonderful people come out for An Afternoon with OffTheLeftEye at the Wayfarers Chapel, just outside Los Angeles, on July 14, 2019. Read more
In early July, our offTheLeftEye YouTube channel passed the 75,000-subscriber milestone! Read more
For inventory management reasons, we’re sad to report that some of our classic books and DVDs they will soon be out of production and no longer available to purchase. The good news is that you now have a chance to add them to your home collections for 50% off the retail price! Read more
If you’re in the Los Angeles area and want to meet other fans of Emanuel Swedenborg and our offTheLeftEye YouTube channel, come on out for an afternoon of food and fellowship! Read more
Five years ago, we launched a new webcast on our offTheLeftEye YouTube channel. The premise was simple: host Curtis Childs reads Swedenborg’s writings from text on a screen, stopping to comment on what each piece means for us personally. From those humble beginnings, Swedenborg & Life was born. Read more
If you enjoy the faith- and spirituality-based content we offer and want even more people to be touched by Swedenborg‘s uplifting message of divine love and wisdom, then consider joining our mission to promote his life-guiding principles by becoming a member or renewing your membership for the 2019 membership year (June 1, 2019–May 31, 2020). Read more
On Thursday, May 9, 2019, members of our staff and board of directors met with a group of offTheLeftEye supporters at the New York New Church in Manhattan, New York, for An Evening with offTheLeftEye. If you weren’t able to attend and hope to catch one of our regional gatherings in the future, here’s an inside look at what […] Read more
On Saturday, May 4, 2019, members, staff, our board of directors, and the general public convened at Glencairn Museum in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, for the Swedenborg Foundation’s 169th Annual Meeting. It was a delight to connect with our constituents to review our successes from 2018 and tell them about the many initiatives they can expect to see from us in 2019! Read more