“A Law of Divine Providence” -Rev. Junchol Lee

    Freedom may be the most fundamental condition in order for a human to pursue a life properly and appropriately in accordance with one’s own desire and will. In this sermon, given at the San Francisco Swedenborgian Church, Rev. Junchol Lee explore Swedenborg’s perspectives on the importance of freedom, and what...

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“David and Goliath” -Rev. Susannah Currie

In this sermon, delivered at the New Jerusalem Church, in Bridgewater, MA, Rev. Susannah Currie discusses the well-known biblical story of David and Goliath, and how this ancient myth reflects profound spiritual processes within ourselves. Suggested Readings: 1 Samuel 17 Emanuel Swedenborg, Apocalypse Explained §781 Rev. Susannah Currie has served...

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“Remember to Sabbath” – Rev. Jane Siebert

  In this sermon, delivered at the New Jerusalem Church in Pretty Prairie, Kansas, Rev. Jane Siebert shares about the importance of rest and self-care in our spiritual life.   Click below for a printable PDF version of Jane’s sermon: Remember to Sabbath   Rev. Jane Siebert is the current...

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AudioSermon: “Change is the Only Constant” -Rev. Susannah Currie

In this sermon, delivered at the New Jerusalem Church (Swedenborgian) in Bridgewater, MA, Rev. Susannah Currie discusses the one constant aspect of the finite human experience: Change.     Rev. Susannah Currie has served as pastor of the Bridgewater New Jerusalem Church since 2009. She served three terms as Treasurer of the General Convention of Swedenborgian Churches and five years as...

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Spiritual Astrophysics – Rev. Dr. James Lawrence

Rev. Dr. James Lawrence, dean of the Center for Swedenborgian Studies, pays tribute to the late Stephen Hawking by engaging the philosophical implications of his groundbreaking work in astrophysics in comparison to Swedenborg’s scientific as well as mystical insights.   Click below for a printable PDF version of the text:...

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Panentheism: God Within Nature -Rev. Robert McCluskey

Often contemporary debates on matters of religion, philosophy, and spirituality over-simplify both our questions and our answers. Do we have to choose between the interventionist god of theism and scientific materialism or pantheism in our quest to understand the nature of the Divine and humanity? Can either be reconciled with reason?...

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