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Pamphlets introducing the main works of Swedenborg

Introducing Divine Love and Wisdom

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Introducing Divine Providence

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Introducing The Four Doctrines

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Introducing Heaven and Hell

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Introducing Marriage Love

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Introducing Secrets of Heaven

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Introducing True Christianity

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The Swedenborg Program radio scripts of Ian Arnold

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Radio stations 2KY and later 2SER broadcast programs to introduce Sydney’s radio listeners to various topics about Swedenborg and his writings. These well-written scripts were designed to introduce the general public to these powerful spiritual ideas. Broadcasting of The Swedenborg Program first begun in the 1970’s by Rev Douglas Taylor and Rev Bernard Willmott, and continued into the 1980s by Rev Ian Arnold and Neville Jarvis. Transcripts below are by Ian Arnold, who served as Principal of The New Church College in Manchester, Britain, then as Principal of the Australian New Church College until 2009. Ian was Pastor in Brisbane from 2002 until his retirement. We hope you enjoy this material.

No. 0 Introduction to The Swedenborg Program

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No. 1 Swedenborg and Revelation of Life after Death

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No. 2 The Bible on the Life after Death

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No. 3 Swedenborg and Communication with Spirits

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No. 4 The New Christian Age

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No. 5 What is God's Will

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No. 6 The Difference between what God Wills and what God Permits

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No. 7 Laws of Divine Providence

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No. 8 Countdown to Armageddon?

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No. 9 Marriage, Can a Dream become a Reality?

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No. 10 What Love Is

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No. 11 Religion, Help or Hindrance?

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No. 12 Growing Older and Old

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No. 13 The Bible, Curious Relic or Ever-Relevant Word of God?

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No. 14 Sabbath Observance and the 1980s

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No. 15 Conscience, Friend or Enemy?

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No. 16 Conscience, Its Role Brought out in the Bible

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No. 17 Euthanasia - New Light on an Old Problem

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No. 18 Is it Immoral and Unchristian to be Rich?

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No. 19 Everyone is Different and Needed

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No. 20 How to Understand what the Lord said of His Second Coming?

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No. 21 Being Born Again

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No. 22 Taking Thought for Tomorrow

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No. 23 Forgiveness, Forgiving and Forgetting 1

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No. 24 Re-Incarnation

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No. 25 Effective Prayer

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No. 26 The Devil and Hell

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No. 27 Hypocrisy - Is it Always Evil?

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No. 28 God's Coming Into the World 1 Who was it who came

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No. 29 God's Coming Into the World 2 The Virgin Birth

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No. 30 God's Coming Into the World 3 The Lord's Birth in Us

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No. 31 What Jesus Meant 1 Hating father and mother

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No. 32 What Jesus Meant 2 Being perfect

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No. 33 What Jesus Meant 3 The sin against the Holy Spirit

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No. 34 What Jesus Meant 4 Non-resistance to evil

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No. 35 What Jesus Meant 5 Only the poor can enter heaven

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No. 36 What Jesus Meant 6 Asking for anything in His Name

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No. 37 Old Testament Law of Retaliation

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No. 38 Who is my Neighbour?

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No. 39 Emanuel Swedenborg - A Summary

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No. 40 The Warning about adding to the Bible

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No. 41 The Problem of the Divine Trinity Examined

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No. 42 Scriptural Difficulties - the Sole Divinity of Jesus Christ

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No. 43 Free-Will and Freedom 1

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No. 44 Free-Will and Freedom 2

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No. 45 Eternal Life is for Christians and Non-Christians Alike

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No. 46 Is it Difficult or Is it Easy to Live the Life that leads to Heaven

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No. 47 Parables 1 The Great Supper

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No. 48 Parables 2 The Parable of the Talents

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No. 49 Parables 3 The Parable of the Labourers in the Vineyard

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No. 50 Parables 4 The Sower

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No. 51 Parables 5 The Lost Sheep

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No. 52 Faith versus Good Works

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No. 53 Must a Person be Active to be Useful?

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No. 54 Do I Need to Know about the Spiritual World before I die?

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No. 55 Spiritual and Natural Worlds - Practical Implications 1

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No. 56 Spiritual and Natural Worlds - their impact 2

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No. 57 Internal Sense of the Word 1 deliverance from Egypt

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No. 58 Internal Sense of the Word 2 David and Goliath

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No. 59 Internal Sense of the Word 3 healing of Naaman the Leper

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No. 60 Internal Sense of the Word 4 Daniel in the Lions' Den

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No. 61 Internal Sense of the Word 5 re-building the Temple after Exile

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No. 62 Internal Sense of the Word 6 Jonah and the Whale

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No. 63 Death and Dying

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No. 64 Correspondences 1 relationship between natural and spiritual worlds

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No. 65 Correspondences 2 key to unlock Scripture meaning

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No. 66 Freewill and Freedom - One is the start for the Other

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No. 67 Helen Keller ardent receiver of Swedenborg teachings 1

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No. 68 Helen Keller ardent receiver of Swedenborg teachings 2

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No. 69 Habits, Forming Good Ones and Avoiding Bad Ones

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No. 70 Introduction to Prayer

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No. 71 Ruling Love governs our inner life

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No. 72 The Role Fear Plays in our Relationship with the Lord

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No. 73 Misconceptions of Life after Death 1

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No. 74 Misconceptions of Life after Death 2

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No. 75 Misconceptions of Life after Death 3

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No. 76 Misconceptions of Life after Death 4

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No. 77 Christmas. The Lord's Coming into the World 1

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No. 78 Christmas. The Lord's Coming into the World 2

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No. 79 Christmas. The Lord's Coming into the World 3

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No. 80 Christmas. The Lord's Coming into the World 4

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No. 81 New Understanding of Scripture 1 Creation

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No. 82 New Understanding of Scripture 2 Garden of Eden

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No. 83 New Understanding of Scripture 3 Noah's Ark and Flood

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No. 84 New Understanding of Scripture 4 Tower of Babel

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No. 85 Forgiveness, Forgiving and Forgetting 2

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No. 86 Ruthlessness towards evil tendencies within ourselves

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No. 87 Consequences

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No. 88 Daniel 1 Daniel takes care of his diet

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No. 89 Daniel 2 We also run the risk of being idol worshippers. Nebuchadnezzar's dream image

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No. 90 Daniel 3 The burning fiery furnace

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No. 91 What Easter Means to Us

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No. 92 The Lord's Suffering

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No. 93 Miracles 1 introduction to Bible Miracles

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No. 94 Miracles 2 Feeding the Five Thousand

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No. 95 Miracles 3 The Lord restoring sight to Bartimaeus

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No. 96 Miracles 4 Jesus calming the storm

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No. 97 What Happens When I Die? 1

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No. 98 What Happens When I Die? 2

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No. 99 What Happens When I Die? 3

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No. 100 Compared Books - Life After Life and Heaven and Hell

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No. 101 What Is It Really Like to Die?

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No. 102 The Bible - God's Way of Revealing Himself

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No. 103 What the Lord tells Us in the Bible Creation story

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No. 104 Eve's Capitulation to the Persuasion of the Serpent

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No. 105 We Too Can Build an Ark and Survive the Flood

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No. 106 How God Works to Bring Good Out of Evil 1

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No. 107 How God Works to Bring Good Out of Evil 2

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No. 108 Three in One - The Doctrine of the Divine Trinity Examined

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No. 109 Vicarious Atonement Examined and Found Wanting

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No. 110 Marriage in Heaven

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No. 111 On Trying to Reach Heaven, Finding Happiness another Way - Babel

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No.112 People's Unseen Spiritual Associates

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No.113 Who Was Jesus?

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No.114 Life and Times of Emanuel Swedenborg

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No.115 The Ten Commandments 1

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No.116 The Ten Commandments 2

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No.117 The Ten Commandments 3

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No.118 The Ten Commandments 4

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No.119 The Ten Commandments 5

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No.120 The Ten Commandments 6

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No.121 The Ten Commandments 7

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No.122 The Ten Commandments 8

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No.123 The Ten Commandments 9 & 10

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No.124 The Lord's Prayer 1

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No.125 The Lord's Prayer 2

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No.126 The Lord's Prayer 3

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No.127 The Lord's Prayer 4

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No.128 The Lord's Prayer 5

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No.129 The Lord's Prayer 6

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No.130 The Lord's Prayer 7

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No.131 The Lord's Prayer 8

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No.132 Miracles 5 changing water to wine

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No.133 The Beatitudes 1 Blessed are the poor in spirit

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No.134 The Beatitudes 2 Blessed are those who mourn

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No.135 The Beatitudes 3 Blessed are the meek

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No.136 The Beatitudes 4 Blessed are the hungry and thirsty

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No.137 The Beatitudes 5 Blessed Are The Merciful

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No.138 The Beatitudes 6 Blessed Are The Pure In Heart

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No.139 The Beatitudes 7 Blessed are the peacemakers

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No.140 The Beatitudes 8 Blessed are the persecuted

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Transcripts of YouTube clips

Spiritual Rays of Light YouTube clip transcript

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Notes from Swedenborg on Correspondences YouTube clip transcript

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Notes from Swedenborg on What happens when we die? YouTube clip transcript

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Swedenborg's Christ YouTube clip transcript

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