New Emerging Church Part V: Why Emanuel Swedenborg differentiated the Biblical books into those containing a spiritual meaning (The Lord Himself), and those containing a natural meaning (mainly instruction and doctrine)

Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772) listed the books that he considers to be the Word of God. He calls them “divinely inspired Biblical canon”. We call them today Books of the Bible rather than biblical canon. Some books of the Bible contain an inner

Are You a Disciple of Jesus Christ? Characteristics of New Emerging Church Members

Leslie Lyons  06.06.2019 Key to blog text;  Bold highlighting = Important terms and concepts. Blue highlighting = Words, terms, and concepts containing primarily a spiritual sense or TRUTH. Red highlighting = Words, terms, and concepts containing a sense directly related to The Lord Himself or LOVE.  Gray highlighting = Words, terms, and concepts relating to Evil and Hell.  Italic letters in (parentheses) = My