As far as I remember, I replied last week that man does not have a soul,
but that man is a soul. I quoted some texts from HS, indicating that the
word "nephesh" was often translated as "living being", for example in
Gen.1. When the word was used in Gen.2, Adam received a "soul" instead of
becoming a living being. I believe, I referred to writings of some
Jan de K.
At 04:14 PM 03/02/02 -0500, Walter Hicks wrote:
>Woodward Norm Civ WRALC/TIEDM wrote:
> > Thanks for the response.
> > Perhaps as expected, I do not agree with much of your conclusions, but you
> > have opened my mind on some concepts which I did not think about before...
> > In that passage in Romans, it does seem to indicate that all creatures are
> > yearning for the time that we may reunite in that eternal Paradise on High,
> > just as we were together in that earthly Paradise long ago.
>In several recent posts, the theory that animals have souls has been
>stated. No definition of a souls was posted -- that I noticed.
>That Jesus was the Savior for man has not been brought into doubt by ASA
>mwmbers (so far) ---- but what about the animals? If they really have
>souls (as many think), then can they sin? Do they have a Savior also?
>(Do Ducks have a "Duck Savior"?) Where all does this leave
>Walt Hicks <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>In any consistent theory, there must
>exist true but not provable statements.
>You can only find the truth with logic
>If you have already found the truth
>without it. (G.K. Chesterton)
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