The Gist of Swedenborg eBook

This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 50 pages of information about The Gist of Swedenborg.
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FOREWORD1
BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE1
THE GIST OF SWEDENBORG2
ONE AND INFINITE3
THE CHRIST-GOD3
GOD-MAN3
WHY HE CAME4
HOW HE CAME4
THE LIFE ON EARTH4
THE LOVE OF HIS LIFE5
THE TRINITY; THE FULNESS OF HIS BEING5
MAN5
AN INSTRUMENT OF LIFE6
TWO MINDS:  TWO WORLDS6
INALIENABLE POWERS6
THE DRAG OF HEREDITY7
LOVES OF SELF AND THE WORLD7
THE NEED FOR SELF-ACTION7
THE WARFARE OF REGENERATION7
REPENTANCE AND THE REMISSION OF SINS8
TEMPTATION AND PRAYER8
THE GREAT ARENA9
A NEW MAN9
CHILDHOOD9
PRAYER10
THE SERVICE OF WORSHIP10
THE SACRAMENTS10
I. BAPTISM11
II.  THE HOLY SUPPER11
THE RESPONSIBLE LIFE IN THE WORLD11
THE DECALOGUE12
MARRIAGE12
THE PROGRESSIVE CHASTITY OF MARRIAGE13
THE HEIGHT OF SERVICE13
ITS WHOLE ESTATE13
THE SACRED SCRIPTURES13
IN ITS BOSOM SPIRITUAL14
THE LETTER OF THE WORD14
ITS LANGUAGE14
ITS FUNCTION15
HOW TO USE IT15
ITS DISSEMINATION OF LIGHT16
A CANON ON A NEW PRINCIPLE16
THE LIFE OF CHARITY AND FAITH16
GOOD IN ITS WHOLENESS16
THE MAN OF CHARITY17
THE ACTIVITY OF CHARITY17
FAITH THE PARTNER OF CHARITY17
THE PATRIOTISM OF CHARITY17
FAITH AND DOUBT18
THE FAITH OF THE FAITHFUL18
NEIGHBORS18
DIVERSIONS18
THE DIVINE PROVIDENCE19
THE LAWFUL ORDER OF PROVIDENCE19
A WORLD-WIDE LEADING19
THE DIVINE PERSEVERANCE20
IN THE STREAM OF PROVIDENCE20
CARE FOR THE MORROW20
THE SUFFERANCE OF EVIL20
DEATH AND THE RESURRECTION21
FROM WORLD TO WORLD21
UNHURT BY DEATH21
THE WORLD OF SPIRITS22
THE WAY OF ONE’S OWN LOVE22
THE FIRST THREE STATES AFTER DEATH23
REVELATION OF THE INNER LIFE23
INSTRUCTED FOR HEAVEN24
HEAVEN24
AN ACTUAL WORLD25
A WORLD OF ACTION25
OUR CHILDREN IN HEAVEN25
TOWARD THE MORNING OF LIFE26
HELL27
EVIL AND PUNISHMENT27
GOD WILLS THE DAMNATION OF NONE27
MASTER PASSIONS OF HELL27
COMMUNICATION WITH THE SPIRITUAL WORLD28
WHOLESOME AND UNWHOLESOME COMMUNICATION29
AN UNBROKEN ASSOCIATION30
THE CHURCH30
A SUCCESSION OF CHURCHES31
EARLY CHRISTIANITY AND ITS DECLINE31
THE LORD’S SECOND COMING:  WHEN?  HOW?31
A NEW CHURCH32
THE ULTIMATE GOAL32
MEMORABLE SAYINGS32
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