Conscience

      By Rev. Julian Duckworth

While Swedenborg sees some place for 'pangs of conscience' to prompt us, his main drive with conscience is that when we know what is true (conscience = 'with knowing') we are to live by this truth and to make it what we practise in our life.

(References: Arcana Coelestia 977; The New Jerusalem and its Heavenly Doctrine 131)


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