Announcing the Nunc Licet Fellowship:

Providing Up to Full Tuition Support for Qualified Students

Rebecca Esterson Teaching

The Center for Swedenborgian Studies is pleased to announce a new scholarship program for seminarians. The Nunc Licet Fellowship is a merit-based program intended to relieve the financial burden of tuition expenses for promising individuals who wish to serve the ministries of the Swedenborgian Church of North America. More information is provided in the fellowship application document. Interested candidates should email for more information, or contact the CSS Dean directly at


The Latin phrase “Nunc Licet” is taken from a vision Swedenborg had of a temple with the words written over the doorway. In English, they translate to “Now it is permitted.” Swedenborg explains: now permitted to enter with understanding into the mysteries of faith.” True Christianity 508.