, philosopher, and theologian. He has been termed a Christian mystic by some sources, including the Encyclopædia Britannica
online version, and the Encyclopedia of Religion (1987), which starts its article with the description that he was a "Swedish scientist and mystic." Others have not used the term, e.g. He termed himself “Servant of the Lord Jesus Christ” in True Christian Religion, one of his published works.
Swedenborg had a prolific career as an inventor and scientist
Man knows that love is, but not what it is.
A person who knows all that is good and all that is true---as much as can be known---but does not resist evils, knows nothing.
All religion relates to life, and the life of religion is to do good.
A life of kindness is the primary meaning of divine worship.
All in heaven take joy in sharing their delights and blessings with others.
Angels from the Lord lead and protect us every moment and every moment of every moment. 5992