Michael Egnor: As with so many metaphysical questions about the mind-body relationship, we need first to understand the meaning of the words we use.
This is more what spiritual reality is like: A man in his nineties once got a message from beyond this world. It was pure information, not particles.
Maybe wondering about whether we have a soul is a bit like wondering whether we should act more mature in difficult situations.
Materialist neuroscience creates big problems. And it is not as if materialists have a big solution that others are stubbornly refusing to acknowledge.