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Swedenborg and Life Recap: 10 Questions: Negative Self-Talk, Redemption, and the Size of Angels – 3/20/17
When host Curtis Childs doesn’t get to a question by the end of the show, the team sets it aside to be answered later. In this episode, he and featured guests take on ten questions with the aid of the spiritual writings of eighteenth-century philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg. Read more
In this episode, explore Swedenborg’s spiritual writings about God, free will, and the purpose of our lives in this often confusing world. Read more
Among those who believe in a conscious afterlife, the great dividing question is a simple one—do we stay or do we come back? Emanuel Swedenborg suggests it might be a little bit of both. Read more
Ecclesiastes 9:5 tells us “the dead know nothing.” What does that mean? And why does the Bible contain so many contradictory statements about life and death? Read more
While each episode ends with a Q&A, host Curtis Childs doesn’t always get to every question. In this episode, he and featured guests work to rectify that, using the spiritual writings of eighteenth-century philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg as a guide. Read more
In this episode, host Curtis Childs and featured guests explore his spiritual writings about how spirits can influence our mental states. Read more
So what is heaven? We’ll find out in this episode, where host Curtis Childs and featured guests explore Swedenborg’s writings to discover the ever-evolving heaven that gives reason to existence. Read more
In this episode, host Curtis Childs and featured guests explore eighteenth-century scientist and mystic Emanuel Swedenborg’s spiritual writings to learn how much every human life truly matters. Read more
In this episode, host Curtis Childs and featured guests explore Swedenborg’s writings about the seven churches discussed in the book of Revelation. What do they represent in the afterlife and on earth for all of us who are working on some kind of spiritual life? Read more
In this episode, host Curtis Childs from the Swedenborg Foundation and featured guests take questions from viewers and provide insights into spiritual matters with the help of eighteenth-century philosopher Emanuel Swedenborg’s spiritual writings. Read more