Blindsight is the remarkable ability of some blind people to sense objects that they cannot actually see.
I believe the intelligent design perspective may offer insight into the peculiar inability of central nervous system tissue to regenerate.
The question of the disposition of the soul depends on what we mean by “soul.” Is the soul a thing somewhere in the brain, so to speak, or in the body?
The more secure the stronghold against paraphrase, the more special the object of our failed praise.
When I was in charge of the Emergency Room at Los Angeles County Hospital, I saw many instances of near-death trauma, yet there was little complaint about pain.