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Unformatted text preview: o Scholars adopt geocentric version of universe The higher up sphere you go to, the clearer heaven gets Hell located inside the earth o Heaven is changeless state According to Plato this is perfection (Empyrean heaven) o Nature of the soul: Thinkers want to define nature of soul “How do souls get to our bodies?” o Traducianism: God created souls of Adam and Eve Their sin passed down to all ancestors o Creationism: God created each soul, infuses o Ensoulment: God infuses souls into bodies during pregnancy (fetuses become animated) Implications for abortion...
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