Featured on our offTheLeftEye YouTube channel, Swedenborg & Life is a weekly web series that explores life and death through the uplifting perspectives of eighteenth-century spiritual philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg. Each week, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose from the Swedenborg Foundation examine an intriguing new topic from Swedenborg’s afterlife explorations, which could include anything from Bible interpretations to modern near-death experiences and more. Tune in every Monday night at 8 p.m. ET, or catch up now by watching our most recent episodes below.
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Schedule of Upcoming Episodes
All episodes premiere Monday nights at 8:00 pm ET
April 20 @ 8:00 pm ET – Swedenborg & Life: The Pattern of God Has Been Built into the Universe
May 11 @ 8:00 pm ET – Swedenborg & Life: Our Bodies Connect to God’s Design of the Universe
June 1 @ 8:00 pm ET – Swedenborg & Life: Two Steps to Awaken to God’s Design
June 22 @ 8:00 pm ET – Swedenborg & Life: Awakening to God’s Design Changes Your Spirit
This Week’s Episode
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Jesus Wants Us to Seek the Deeper Meaning of His Words – Swedenborg & Life Live
Aired Monday April 6, at 8 p.m. ET
It’s a fundamental question of the Christian faith: should Jesus’s teachings be taken literally? What does Jesus himself say about it? We explore how and why Jesus spoke in earthly terms in order to convey spiritual ideas.
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God Used a Specific Design to Create Heaven – Swedenborg & Life
Aired Monday March 30, at 8 p.m. ET
We explore the origins of reality itself. Not only how, but why, we exist. For that, we need to go beyond the physical realm to the spiritual substrate from which all things arise: the spiritual sun, made of divine love and wisdom itself.
Ideas to Help You Manage Fear and Anxiety During The COVID-19 Pandemic
Aired Monday March 16, at 8 p.m. ET
The COVID-19 outbreak can bring up feelings of fear and anxiety. Social distancing doesn’t mean spiritual and emotional isolation. Connect with us and let’s let a little spiritual light in together!
About Swedenborg & Life
Host Curtis Childs from the Swedenborg Foundation and featured guests explore topics from Swedenborg’s eighteenth-century writings about his spiritual experiences and afterlife explorations and discuss how they relate to modern-day life and death in a lighthearted and interactive live webcast format.
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