Beside a mystic, Swedenborg was a Swedish scientist, philosopher, theologian, and revelator. He sketched such inventions as the mercury air pump, flying machine, rapid fire gun, and the submarine war vessel. Used the term "telaesthesia" when referring to his own clairvoyance. He first explained that death of the physical does not result in the immediate change. Between 1716-1771 he published many publications.
Scribe Of Heaven
Pioneers are an important part of our history. While the availability of some of the printed materials are rare, the information is important in understanding Spiritualism today. Spiritualism is a a religion based on the continuation of life and proving the phenomena that support the religion. Many pioneers paved the way for today's Spiritualists.
Many of the writings are used today in the instruction for credentialed workers, including Ordained Spiritualist Ministers. To learn more about how you can become a credentialed Spiritualist worker (Commissioned Healer, Certified Medium, Licentiate Minister, National Spiritualist Teacher and/or Ordained Minister, go to http://www.morrispratt.org. Morris Pratt Institute has been a part of the NSAC's education for almost 100 years.