Arcana Coelestia (Elliott) n. 10314

Previous Number Next Number Next Translation See Latin 

10314. Since the spirits belonging to that planet are of that nature they do not appear as others do in clearly defined human shapes; instead they look more like a cloud. The better ones among them look like a blackish cloud that has a human whiteness sprinkled over it. They said that inwardly they are shining white, and that when they become angels that blackishness is converted into a beautiful sky-blue, which also I was shown.

This page is part of the Writings of Emanuel Swedenborg

© 2000-2001 The Academy of the New Church