I have read somewhat of the theology of the Swedenborgian
faith I was brought up in, but I have not read other theological works; and I do not apologize for not liking any.
Additionally, she earned certification as a licensed clinical social worker and earned a Master of Divinity from the Swedenborg School of Religion; now the Center for Swedenborgian
Studies housed at the Pacific School of Religion in Berkeley, California.
He was a practitioner of the Swedenborgian
religion that there is a correspondence between all things.
In chapter four, "Invoking 'all the godheads': Elizabeth Barrett Browning's Polytheistic Aesthetic," Houston observes that Aurora Leigh "combines disturbing images of the gods of Greece, Swedenborgian
Curtis, "The Swedenborgian
Imagination in the Fiction of W.
Blake notes that "Self love" (repeatedly condemned by Swedenborg in various works) "Stands Between" the "ties of marriage love" (a Swedenborgian
phrase, as later used in Conjugial Love (par 58, page 69, 1794 edition).
For Finkelstein, the connection of past to present seems to be a matter of correspondences, in the Swedenborgian
sense of the word as an analogy between specific things in the physical and spiritual realms.
angels; stained glass windows representing the seven churches from the Book of Revelation.
The transition to this figure, perhaps more Swedenborgian
than orthodoxly Christian, is seldom clear and sometimes quite bewildering, but it is obviously central to the impulse of his writing" (96).
Angels: Stained Glass Windows Representing the Seven Churches from the Book of Revelation" discusses the art behind the book of Revelations, created on stained glass windows by Louis Comfort Tiffany.
But as a Swedenborgian
mystical idealist, Nordenskiold secretly yearned to abolish the tyranny of money, a desire that eventually led him to Sierra Leone in an attempt to implement his Utopian vision.
The ceremony, held at a local Swedenborgian
church, was everything we had imagined it would be from the moment our families lit the candles to our tear-riffled exchange of vows to the closing prayer when our family and friends raised their hands to bless us.