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Daniel Dennett's Science of the Soul

Long write-up in The New Yorker

Dennett does not believe that we are “mere things.” He thinks that we have souls, but he is certain that those souls can be explained by science.

Philosophy Of Mind

Free Will / Predestination Dualism

In Physics (quantum mechanics) there is this famous phenomenon of particle / wave dualism of light particles (photons), moreover there is also this strange double slit behavior, when you measure in which slit the photon went through its a particle, when you do not measure a single photon its a wave, look it up in Google “double slit experiment”. 334 more words

Christianity

A REVIEW OF COLIN MCGINN'S "CAN WE SOLVE THE MIND/BODY PROBLEM?"

In “Can We Solve the Mind-Body Problem?”, Colin McGinn introduces the idea of a property or theory being “cognitively closed” (350) to an individual. This means there are phenomena and knowledge of phenomena that minds do not have the cognitive ability to comprehend. 651 more words

Philosophy

Vanhoozer Confronts Dualism Dramatically. Part 1

Kevin, J. Vanhoozer. 2014. Faith Speaking Understanding: Performing the Drama of Doctrine. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press. (Goto part 2)

Review by Stephen W. Hiemstra… 807 more words

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HAIKU 80

Golden light outside.
In out in out in out in ...
Golden light within.
Haiku

Dualism

My left leg slightly limping, I pass through an unseasonably warm March evening looking over my shoulder for foxes. I feel like easy prey. From afar the skilled hunter can tell that I am weakened. 145 more words

The First Commandment: A Sermon for Wednesday of Invocabit, 2017

The Ten Commandments

You shall have no other gods.

You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God.

Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. 63 more words

Sermons