Did you miss an episode and want to quickly catch up, or do you simply prefer reading instead of watching? Check out our collection of written episode recaps, featuring can’t-miss moments from episodes of our weekly webcast series Swedenborg & Life. Browse all of our written recaps by date and topic below.
As of mid-April 2020, we will not be adding new recaps to this archive, in preparation for a dedicated offTheLeftEye website, launching summer 2020. We’re excited to serve our community with this new resource as soon as possible!
Hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose answer questions about spirituality and the afterlife in every episode, but viewers have more they need to know. To find those answers, our expert panel consults the spiritual writings of eighteenth-century philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg Read more
In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose study the inner meaning of the first commandment. Read more
Swedenborg and Life Recap: 10 Questions: Guardian Angels, Forgiveness, and Self-Improvement – 8/7/2017
Questions pour in during every episode, but hosts Curtis and Jonathan can only take on one at a time. To cover the rest, our expert panel consults the spiritual writings of eighteenth-century philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg. Read more
In this episode, host Curtis Childs and co-host Dr. Jonathan Rose explore the writings of eighteenth-century scientist and spiritual teacher Emanuel Swedenborg to see what they can learn about God’s role in the circumstances, both good and bad, that can define our lives. Read more
In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Dr. Jonathan Rose explore the writings of eighteenth-century scientist and mystic Emanuel Swedenborg to learn about repentance—and how sinners can still make their way into heaven. Read more
Even though many have encountered spirits, the scientific community has no response to the spirit world—as far as most people are concerned, they don’t exist. So how do people who are having these encounters know whether spirits are safe to talk to, or if it’s even worth trying? Read more
In this installment of our “Spiritual Questions Answered” series, host Curtis Childs and Dr. Jonathan Rose share their insights on good and evil, being Swedenborgian, the afterlife, God’s gender, the Kabbalah, and much more! Read more
Eighteenth-century scientist and mystic Emanuel Swedenborg learned that heaven and hell fight over us and for us constantly. In this episode, hosts Curtis Childs and Jonathan Rose explore his writings to learn what that spiritual war means for us. Read more
In this episode, Curtis and Jonathan explore Swedenborg’s documented experiences to understand what they are, what they mean—and how to recognize them when they happen. Read more
If you’re walking through the spiritual world, what does it mean to see someone in red clothes? What about a blue rose? In this episode, we explore the spiritual correspondence of colors and how these can help us be more open to the spiritual in our life. Read more