Joseph Smith, Emanuel Swedenborg, and Section 76 : Importance of the Bible in Latter-day Revelation
Fluhman, J. Spencer,Gaskill, Alonzo L.,Hedges, Andrew H.
The Doctrine and Covenants : Revelations in Context
Brigham Young University
Haws discusses the various similarities between the writings of Swedenborg and Joseph Smith's revelation for Section 76. He focuses on the fact that both men were influenced by the Bible, and though there are certain similarities between the two it does not necessarily mean they have a direct connection.