The Divine Revelation of the New Jerusalem (Expanded Edition) is the complete set of all the published theological works of Emanuel Swedenborg, plus the six volume set of Apocalypse Explained. Swedenborg was a respected scientist of the eighteenth century who demonstrated clairvoyant abilities on numerous occasions, one of which was investigated by the German philosopher Immanuel Kant. Swedenborg's works contain numerous accounts of his visions of the heavenly world which he experienced over a period of 25 years. This digital edition of his works is unique from all other publications as his numerous references and topical indexes are all hyperlinked for easy navigation and reading. Included in this digital version are works that were originally published in 32 separate volumes: Heavenly Arcana (or Arcana Coelestia), Heaven and Hell, The Final Judgment, The White Horse, Earths in the Universe, Summary Exposition, The Doctrine of the Lord, The Doctrine of Sacred Scripture, The Doctrine of Life, The Doctrine of Faith, New Jerusalem and its Heavenly Doctrines, Divine Love and Wisdom, Divine Providence, Apocalypse Revealed, Marriage Love, and True Christian Religion. Also included in this publication is the book of Jasher, and the six volume set of Apocalypse Explained. The volumes included in this bundled set are as follows:
* Heavenly Arcana, or Arcana Coelestia (volumes 1-20): this was originally published over a period of eight years. The spiritual symbolism behind scripture is revealed by going word by word through Genesis and Exodus, showing how and why the Bible is Divinely inspired. Numerous topics on the spiritual growth and development of the human soul are discussed, centering on how Jesus made His human Divine. * Heaven and Hell (volume 21): This is a complete description of heaven, hell and the spiritual world in between, based on the author's visions. Also described are the different stages one enters in the process of dying as he/she transitions to the spiritual world. Some of the experiences of the author were verified much later with the rediscovery of the Near Death Experience by the medical community in the twentieth century. * The Final Judgment (volume 22): this work describes how the "last judgment" takes place in the spiritual world, Also included is a description of the Second Coming in the work called "The White Horse". Also included in this volume are "Earths in the Universe", and "Summary Exposition," containing an analysis of Catholic and Protestant doctrines. * Doctrines of the New Jerusalem (volume 23): this work sums up the main doctrines of the New Church concerning God, sacred scripture, charity, and faith. * Angelic Wisdom concerning Divine Love and Wisdom (volume 24): this work explains how God is Love and Wisdom itself, and that all goodness and intelligence in humanity is derived from God alone. * Angelic Wisdom concerning Divine Providence (volume 25): this work explains how God governs all creation, how He bends evil towards the good, why He allows evil to exist. * Apocalypse Revealed (volumes 26-28): this reveals the spiritual symbolism contained in the Apocalypse or the book of Revelation. * Angelic Wisdom concerning Marriage Love (volume 29): this work explains the religious and spiritual values are contained in marriage love, based on conversations with angels. * True Christian Religion (volumes 30-32): this work explains the true doctrines of Christianity: one in which God (Jehovah) is one in person in Jesus Christ, and how charity can not be made separate from faith. * The Book of Jasher: this is an 1840 English translation of a Hebrew manuscript that claims to be a lost book of the Bible, the book of Jasher. This was added as a bonus volume by the editor. * Apocalypse Explained (6 volumes): An extensive interpretation of the Apocalypse, containing extensive commentary to other portions of scripture to explain the spiritual symbolism.