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Comment: Re:... I'd be highly insulted if i were religious (Score 1) 518

by halivar (#49139067) Attached to: Machine Intelligence and Religion

The Greek word for soul in the N.T. is psyche, I believe. A soul assumes the ability to think, and in mainstream Christian theology is a function of our corporeal existance (for instance, "souls" don't go to heaven until judgement day, when the dead rise from their graves, body and all). It can be argued that, if a soul exists at all, then it must exist for all self-aware entities with physical manifestations.

I cannot draw a cart, nor eat dried oats; If it be man's work I will do it.