Swedenborg: The Dynamics of Transformation
Philip W Groves
Paperback, 63 pages.
Usually $15, on special for $10.
Swedenborg: The Dynamics of Transformation is a booklet featuring a collection of 5 essays written over a 10 year period. The titles are 1 Swedenborg's Life: A Dynamic Life; 2 Spiritual and Material Connections; 3 The Sources and Nature of Spiritual Teaching; 4 Conditions for Spiritual Growth and 5 De Verbo revisited.
Emanuel Swedenborg was a renowned scientist and mystic from the eighteenth century, and each of the essays approaches his spiritual work and teaching from a slightly different view.
Extract of Swedenborg: The Dynamics of Transformation.
It is rare to encounter an author and teacher who understands the depth and breadth of writings of Swedish scientist and mystic Emanuel Swedenborg. Dr Philip Groves is one who both understands and present in interesting ways what is important to us of Swedenborg?s vast output. As the book title suggests, transformation is the key topic and Dr Groves? favourite concern, as he covers key aspects of personal growth using illustrations from human history and adding the wisdom of Gurdjieff and Ouspensky as well as using the Sufi enneagram as an aid to understanding how elements of creation and our growth process interact. Learning the language of correspondences is another important key to aid in our transformation and you will find it again elaborated here. Top quality reading for genuine soul searchers. Joe Vandermeer 2015