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Neuroscience, the universe and the soul

I am not a fan of the science of the gaps. By this I refer to that 20th Century idea that mystery and belief are simply waiting for scientific explanation. Science and faith are different discourses and not directly equatable. … Continue reading

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The Anglican Way. James C. Fenhagen

Contemporary culture always provides context, usually of the combative kind, to religious faith. Yet it provides opportunities as well. I have been struck by an observation of Walker Percy’s in his 1980 novel The Second Coming. One of the novel’s … Continue reading

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Neuroscience and philosophy must work together Guardian Article

 By Barry Smith The brain is made up of a series of interlocking systems. Photograph: Sebastian Kaulitzki / Alamy/Alamy Sunday 4 March 2012 Theories of consciousness are challenged by recent research into the impact of brain function on the sense … Continue reading

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