The first complete translation into English of Swedenborg’s Selectae Sententiae was published in the January-March, 1967, issue of the New Philosophy. Since this is the only work of Swedenborg known to be directly connected with his studies at Uppsala University, it may be of interest to try to establish its place in relation to the academic curriculum.
Your mind is you; it is what makes you human. Your mind is your love’s affection and thought, and should be directed to a purpose or use. The whole mind is geared to attain this end. It has many different levels, and these have to be synchronized if you are to become a well-adjusted, integrated person.
On the evening of October 20, 1966, Dr. Hugo Lj. Odhner, Head of Swedenborgiana Research, opened a meeting attended by alumni and friends of the Academy of the New Church in its auditorium in Benade Hall as follows.