” For in every particular of the Word there is an internal sense which treats of things spiritual and heavenly, not of things natural and worldly, such as are treated of in the sense of the letter. “


” For the spiritual sense of the Word treats everywhere of the spiritual world, that is, of the state of the church in the heavens, as well as in the earth, hence the Word is spiritual and Divine. “


” Moreover, no one is judged from the natural man, thus not so long as he lives in the natural world, for man is then in a natural body, but everyone is judged in the spiritual man, and therefore when he comes into the spiritual world, for man is then in a spiritual body. “


” There are angels that receive more interiorly the Divine that goes forth from the Lord, and others that receive it less interiorly, the former are called celestial angels, and the latter spiritual angels. “


” To have dominion by religion, is to have dominion over men’s souls, thus over their very spiritual life, and to use the Divine things, which are in their religion, as the means. “



All 5 Emanuel Swedenborg Quotes about Spiritual in picture


For in every particular of the Word there is an internal sense which treats of things spiritual and heavenly, not of things natural and worldly, such as are treated of in the sense of the letter.
For the spiritual sense of the Word treats everywhere of the spiritual world, that is, of the state of the church in the heavens, as well as in the earth, hence the Word is spiritual and Divine.


Moreover, no one is judged from the natural man, thus not so long as he lives in the natural world, for man is then in a natural body, but everyone is judged in the spiritual man, and therefore when he comes into the spiritual world, for man is then in a spiritual body.
There are angels that receive more interiorly the Divine that goes forth from the Lord, and others that receive it less interiorly, the former are called celestial angels, and the latter spiritual angels.
To have dominion by religion, is to have dominion over men