Is Free Will the New Copernican Revolution?

August 6, 2010

Soon et al. have shown that (the specific) decisions (tested in the experiment) occur 10 seconds before we are conscious of them.

http://www.nature.com/neuro/journal/v11/n5/full/nn.2112.html

Can Free Will be housed in the unconscious? Theologians who take science seriously have found a (preposterous) place for God’s Will diddling with quantum leptons and hadrons. Looks as if they are going to have to turn their attention to the more mundane but equally important attempt to salvage the will of fallen creatures.

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