Articles

Playing the Victim

We all know that we live in a society of victims. Everyone understands that rights go hand in hand with responsibilities. But as individuals,…

Responding To Leadership

We are all subject to the leadership of others in one way or another: government (at national, state and local levels), law enforcement, in the…

Natural Charity

When growing up in the church as a teenager, we learnt what was special about the New Church and its difference with the Old or…

Simeon and Obedience

Simeon is mentioned several times in the Bible. There is Simeon, the second son of Jacob, Simeon, the old man in the Temple at the…

The Many Children of the Manse

This article grew out of a remark that we now have two daughters of the Manse heading up major European powers. The Chancellor of Germany,…