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A Practical Philosophy Of Life (Emanuel Swedenborg) by William Frederic Wunch (1937) PDF book

A Practical Philosophy Of Life (Emanuel Swedenborg) by William Frederic Wunch (1937) PDF book


I The Goal of Life - II Everyday Pursuit of the Goal - III Adjustment of the Personal Life



purpose of these talks is to invite attention to some books widely distributed, little read, and even less studied. It may seem that these books were written too long ago to be significant today, I hope to show that this is not the case. Although written by Emanuel Swedenborg more than a century and a half ago, these books a philosophy of life eminently serviceable today, perhaps imperatively needed today.

No attempt is made in these chapters to expound the whole of Swedenborg s philosophy. Ordinarily, it is his more metaphysical philosophy which is presented; here, in discussing the goal of life and its pursuit, it is his ethical philosophy which is outlined. The reader will find hardly anything about the doctrines of degrees, forms, etc., with which Swedenborg’s philosophy is generally identified. He will find rather the working principles for life which that philosophy affords.


Emanuel Swedenborg was a Swedish pluralistic-Christian theologian, scientist, philosopher and mystic. He is best known for his book on the afterlife, Heaven and Hell. Swedenborg had a prolific career as an inventor and scientist

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