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Emanuel Swedenborg’s Birthday!
January 29, 2024
An event every year that begins at 12:00 am on day 29 of January, repeating indefinitely
The Wayfarers Chapel is a National Monument to Emanuel Swedenborg
Emanuel Swedenborg was born in 1688 in Stockholm, Sweden, and died in 1772. He lived at the dawn of the “Age of Enlightenment” when Europeans were stressing the importance of scientific reason and rationality. He is celebrated as an accomplished scientist, engineer, philosopher, mystic, and theologian.
To learn more about Swedenborg and his life, check out our Who Was Emanuel Swedenborg page
Latest press and articles about Events at Wayfarers
Check out this article by SJ Morgensen on Travel Awaits where we are featured as ones of the 7 most incredible churches to visit in the Southwestern US! https://www.travelawaits.com/2558275/best-churches-to-visit-in-the-southwestern-us/
Check out this article on Palos Verdes Pulse by Philip Wahba about the Chapel! https://www.palosverdespulse.com/blog/2020/10/25/wayfarers-chapel-architecture-and-history-by-philip-wahba
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