Emanuel Swedenborg

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Emanuel Swedenborg
Emanuel Swedenborg.PNG
Portrait o Swedenborg bi Carl Frederik von Breda.
Born Emanuel Swedberg
29 Januar 1688(1688-01-29)
Stockholm, Swaden
Died 29 Mairch 1772(1772-03-29) (aged 84)
Lunnon, Ingland, Great Breetain
Thrift
Notable wirk(s)
Theological work
Era 18th-century
Tradeetion or movement Lutheranism
Main interests
  • Theology
  • Science
  • Filosofie
Notable ideas

Emanuel Swedenborg (Aboot this soond Swadish pronunciation ; born Emanuel Swedberg on 29 Januar 1688;[1] dee'd 29 Mairch 1772) wis a Swadish scientist, filosofer, theologian, revelator, an mystic.[2] He is best kent for his beuk on the efterlife, Heiven an Hell (1758).[3][4]

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  1. 29 Januar 9 Auld Style 8 Februar New Style
  2. Swedenborg, Emanuel. Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved 9 September 2011.  and the Encyclopedia of Religion (1987), which starts its article with the description that he was a "Swedish scientist and mystic." Others have not used the term, e.g. Williams-Hogan, Jane (2005) in Encyclopedia of Religion Retrieved 15 July 2013.
  3. "Swedenborg, E. ''Heaven and its Wonders and Hell. From Things Heard and Seen'' (Swedenborg Foundation, 1946)". Swedenborgdigitallibrary.org. Retrieved 2012-08-16. 
  4. Bergquist, Preface (pp. 15–16)