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body and soul

A duality that has been accepted, largely without question, since the earliest times. The term soul is, however, indefinable in scientific terms but is taken to be an entity associated with the body but clearly distinguished from it. Various accounts of the properties of the soul have been asserted from time to time by theologians, but such assertions are not of a nature as can be verified.
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45) The Holy Spirit lends the pattern, power, and authority of radical self-donation to both body and soul, thereby opening the way to redemption of created finitude and mortality.
Perhaps this is why, rather than dwelling on the separation at death, Donne's sermons expend massive intellectual energy imagining the resurrection where body and soul will be united.
First, both body and soul, as we will see, are reduced to a kind of fire-water mixture, and therefore it seems necessary to analyze these two elemental principles and their relationship before proceeding to the discussion of soul and body.
The Christian view indicates that the body and soul are woven
It should also be noted that two terms used frequently in the body and soul homilies for referring to the whole body appear in this passage as well: hra "corpse" in line 112a and lic "body" in line 123a.
This live recording of Joss's perform-ance to a capacity crowd at New York's Irvin Plaza in September this year features favourites from both Mind, Body and Soul and last year's debut Soul Sessions.
The intrinsic unity of matter and substantial form, body and soul, is responsible for the unified existence of a human being.
The follow-up to the double-platinum debut The Soul Sessions, Mind, Body and Soul showcases her song-writing talents for the first time.
In a step-by-step course of lessons, Piano, Body and Soul was designed to rapidly help the adult beginner develop musicianship and piano-playing skills, teaching users how to improvise, "groove" and play classical music.
Here's a taste of what you'll find in Part One of Body and Soul.
If the relationship between body and soul was in general complex and ambivalent, it was more so when the being discussed was female.
At the Final Judgement everyone will have either a blessed body and soul, or a damned body and soul.