What does it mean for the church to be the New Jerusalem?
1 : the final abode of souls redeemed by Christ. 2 : an ideal earthly community.
What is the significance of Jerusalem in the Bible?
For Christians, Jerusalem is also the place where Jesus preached, died and was resurrected. Many also see the city as central to an imminent Second Coming of Jesus. Jerusalem is now a major pilgrimage site for Christians from around the world.
What did Swedenborg teach?
Swedenborg consistently maintained that the infinite, indivisible power and life within all creation is God. In his theology he asserts the absolute unity of God in both essence (essentia) and being (esse).
What religion is New Jerusalem?
General Church of the New Jerusalem
|The General Church of the New Jerusalem|