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Boehme, Jacob - Aurora - Where is heaven



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Jacob Boehme – Aurora – Chapter 19

24. If thou fixest thy thoughts concerning heaven, and wouldst fain conceive in the mind what it is, and where it is, and how it is, thou needest not to swing or east thy thoughts many thousand miles off for that place, or that heaven, is not thy heaven.

25. And though indeed that is united with thy heaven as one body, and so together is but the one body of God, yet thou art not in that very place which is become a creature, aloft, many hundred thousand miles off; but thou art in the heaven of this world, which containeth also in it a deep, such as is not of any human number (or is not circumscriptive).

26. For the true heaven, is everywhere, even in that very place where thou standest and, goest

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Boehme, Jacob

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