Listen to this blog post which will, at a future date, be added to The Explanation Podcast
The human brain is the focal point of the mind-body problem. Its the primary transmission and transformation organ of information.
This chapter connects the dots between neshama, ruach, and the human brain. This is the continuity of the understanding of neshama (Genesis 2:7) and ruach (Zechariah 12:1). For details, the index for Mind-Body Problem Solved is at this link.
(Mind-Body Problem Solved, Chapter 28 – Table of Contents)
God formed the first human from the material dust of the ground and the immaterial breath of life, neshama, consciousness, the seat of the mind. The human brain is a physical organ; it is dust, a part of the human body that is involved in two key functions. The first is transmission which I’ll illustrate with the drilling of the Channel Tunnel. The second transformation is demonstrated by a phone. These two…