June 29, 2017

Spiritual Good and All Things that are From It

Extract from Arcana Coelestia ~ Emanuel Swedenborg
The Truths Again Born and Derived
When good is in the first place, and has dominion, it continually produces truths. It multiplies them around itself and also around each truth, and makes each truth like a little star, in the center of which there is a bright light. Nor does good only multiply truths around itself, but it also produces truths from truths by derivations in succession....
(Arcana Coelestia 5912)