About Coleman Glenn

Rev. Coleman Glenn is a minister in the General Church of the New Jerusalem, a Swedenborgian denomination. He lives in Bryn Athyn, PA, with his wife and two young kids. He blogs on various issues from a New Church (i.e. Swedenborgian) perspective.

Faith & Fidelity: Part 1, Allegiance vs. Faith

A new book argues that we miss the point of the gospel if we think that faith means belief. [Read more…]

The Answers to All Your Questions

Or at least to the frequently asked ones. [Read more…]

The Best Things: The Kempton Project

An indispensable tool for anyone seeking to dig into Swedenborgian interpretation of Scripture. [Read more…]

Small-town Faith Comes to Broadway in “Come From Away”

How a new Broadway musical celebrates what’s best in a small Canadian town – including its communities of faith. [Read more…]

120 Years of a Swedenborgian “Benedict Option”

An open discussion of the successes, failures, and future of intentional New Church communities. [Read more…]

Why I Don’t Say “Swedenborg Says…”

Why the only Swedenborgian blogger at Patheos avoids citing Emanuel Swedenborg by name. [Read more…]