Philosophy and Theology 27 (1):107-126 (2015)

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Joshua Farris
Houston Baptist University
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Currently, there remains an aversion for substance dualism in both philosophical and theological literature. However, there has been a renewed interest in substance dualism within philosophical literature. In the present article, I advance substance dualism as a viable position that persuasively accounts for the Scriptural and theological data within Christian thought. I make a specific argument in favor of a metaphysically simple substance. Along the way, I note the overlap between the philosophical and theological literature and suggest that a simple soul as substance is a metaphysical presupposition grounding the data.
Keywords Catholic Tradition  Philosophy and Religion
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DOI 10.5840/philtheol20155623
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