Eagle wings, referred to in Daniel 7:3, signify rational principles grounded in man's proprium.
'Israel,' in Jeremiah 23:8, signifies the spiritual natural church. The children of Israel dispersed all the literal sense of the Word by falsities. 'The children...
An enemy in the Bible refers to people who are in the love of evil and the false thinking that springs from evil. On a...
'Money' relates to truth.
'Samaria,' as in Amos 4:1. 6:1, signifies the spiritual church perverted.
Calves of the lips (Hos 14:2) are confessions from the affection of truth.
The Lord is love itself, expressed in the form of wisdom itself. Love, then, is His essence, His inmost. Wisdom - the loving understanding of...
Because a nearer and stronger divine influx through the heavens disperses truths among the wicked, 'wind' signifies this dispersion of truth and the resulting conjunction...
'Might' denotes the forces or power of truth.
The Lord, in the simplest terms, is love itself expressed as wisdom itself. In philosophic terms, love is the Lord's substance and wisdom is His...
Everyone knows the phrase "the natural order of things." It means that everything is in its proper place, occupying the niche it is meant to...
'A palace,' as in Psalm 144:12, represents the understanding in which truths have a beautiful form. They have a beautiful form when they are from...
City of Judah,' as in Isaiah 40:9, signifies the doctrine of love towards the Lord and love towards our neighbor in its whole extent.
Just as natural fire can be both comforting in keeping you warm or scary in burning down your house, so fire in the spiritual sense...
When we eat, our bodies break down the food and get from it both energy and materials for building and repairing the body. The process...