Catholic Teaching and Science

Essay 6: Can Computers Have a Soul?

SECTION 1: Catholic Teaching about the Soul 1.1 INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND—WHAT ARISTOTLE HAD TO SAY ABOUT SOULS Although, there are many questions to be asked in this chapter, unfortunately there may not be altogether satisfying answers. Many scientists and philosophers lump together mind, intellect, consciousness, soul, but are they the same? According to the Catholic…