Study the Inner Meaning
English: Young's Literal Translation
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And their wordswords are good in the eyes of HamorHamor, and in the eyes of ShechemShechem, HamorHamor's sonson;
Arcana Coelestia 4471
Other references to this verse:
Arcana Coelestia 2943, 4430, 4444
References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:
Apocalypse Explained 443
words'Word,' as in Psalms 119:6-17, stands for doctrine in general. 'The Word,' as in Psalms 147:18, signifies divine good united with divine truth. 'Word,' as...
Hamor'Hamor, the father of Schechem,' represents the truth of the church among the ancients. 'Hamor, the father of Schechem,' signifies the good of the church...
ShechemIn Genesis 12:6, 'Abram’s passing through the land unto the place Shechem' signifies a new state of the Lord when the celestial aspects of love...
sonMarriages in the Bible represent the union we all can have between the desire for good and the understanding of truth (or an understanding of...