“How the Lord Enters Our Hearts: Mary and the Angel Gabriel” – Rev. Susannah Currie


Rev. Susannah Currie shares about the inner meaning of the Annunciation, and what Mary and the Angel Gabriel represent within our own psyche as we open ourselves to the presence of the Divine.



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 Recording Secretary for the denomination.

She holds a B.A. in Accounting, a Masters of Divinity degree, a certificate in Swedenborgian Studies and is a Board Certified Chaplain through the Association of Professional Chaplains.

“The Presence of the Lord Within Us” -Rev. Hugh Odhner


In this sermon, Rev. Hugh Odhner, pastor at the Lord’s New Church in Bryn Athyn, PA, reminds us that Swedenborgian Christmas is something which occurs within. How does the divine enter into our lives, and how do we enter into the divine?


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The Presence of the Lord Within Us – Rev. Hugh Odhner


Rev. Hugh Odhner has been an ordained Swedenborgian minister for many decades. A bridge-builder between the branches of the Swedenborgian movement, he is an active attendee at the Fryeburg New Church Assembly in Fryeburg, Maine, has preached in many Convention settings, and currently serves the Lord’s New Church in Bryn Athyn, PA.