“Mining Swedenborg” – Birrell Walsh, PhD


In this article, Birrell Walsh, PhD, a religious scholar who recently discovered the writings of Emanuel Swedenborg, reflects on the experience of engaging the Swedish mystic’s prolific work, and how it resembles, in many ways, the act of mining, which Swedenborg himself was very familiar with.


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Mining Swedenborg


Birrel Walsh, PhD is a writer and scholar of comparative religion. He has written several novels, as well as poetry and the book “Praying for Others”.

Birrell recently became involved in the Swedenborgian community at Hillside, an Urban Sanctuary, in El Cerrito, California, where he lives with his wife Nancy.

To explore more of his work, visit http://btwreviews.com/

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