{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Reli. Notes 34

Reli. Notes 34 - What Kind of Next World Question 2...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
What Kind of Next World? Question 2 continued: o Peter Geach: “Easy to conceive that someone w/ no eyes could see? Questions for the dualist view: Why are bodies and souls connected in first place? How are bodies and souls connected? Can we really conceive of ourselves existing in a disembodied state in the first place? Geach answers: A disembodied soul would merely be a remnant of the person who died (“my soul is not I”) Dualist understanding of life after death is fundamentally flawed o Psychosomatic unity: John Hick: Moves away from dualism, toward bodily Resurrection Options for body after death: We could return in bodies physically identical to ones we have now o Problems w/ cannibalism o Which age will we be in afterlife? o How much change can a body take and still be the same person? o Peter Van Inwagen says discontinuity after death is a major problem God places bodies in safe-keeping before Resurrection
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}