New Church Life NCL May/June 2018

A bimonthly magazine devoted to the teachings revealed through Emanuel Swedenborg, as they apply to life. M AY / J U N E 2 018 The Descent of the Holy City This is a powerful image for the Church. The Rev. Eric Carswell says in a sermon that on the 19th of June we celebrate not only what the Lord has provided in bringing the holy city, New Jerusalem, down from heaven to dwell among us, but also what we are called to do to make a dwelling place for the Lord in our lives. (Page 192)