body and soul


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Adv.1.body and soul - with complete faith; "she was with him heart and soul"
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body and soul, if I once gave ear to divinity: and now 'tis
The move to separate body and soul also bothers me in the new English translation of the Mass: "And also with you" became "with your spirit.
The inclusion of a female authored play, for example Elizabeth Cary's Mariam with its overt concerns for body and soul may have provided useful insights when examined alongside the plays and masques featured here.
For this play, she argues that both body and soul, and both men and women, are revealed as corrupt, and therefore the entire notion of an exalted masculine soul dominating a corrupted feminine body is undermined.
And even though the heart signifies the bodily organ to whose activity bodily life is tied, we have no difficulty in picturing the heart as the inner being of the soul, because it is evidently the heart that has the greatest share in the inner processes of the soul, and because it is in the heart that the interconnection between body and soul is most strikingly felt and experienced.
Hence we cannot conceive body and soul as two realities in man.
It would take a mindset that could separate body and soul into neat and discrete parts to define soul proactively.
Throughout Donne's writing, the juncture of body and soul is a terrific place of imaginative free play, an invisible boundary where spiritual essence blends into material substance and seeming opposites are joined.
11) Other interpreters have tried to show that the relation of body and soul within the whole treatise is explicitly non-dualistic, (12) that body and soul cannot be separated from each other, (13) that there is a continuum between the psychological and the physical (14) and that the Orphic hypothesis is improbable.
between body and soul, the prevalent attitude appears to be an image of
While later medieval treatments of the body and soul theme are often this specific, if not more so, in their depiction of the horrible things that happen to the body after death, in an Anglo-Saxon context, this invocation of the fragmented, mortified body is all but unique among treatments of the body and soul theme, and within the corpus of Old English literature more generally.
Anorexia is an obsession with externals and, if left unchecked, a shutting down of the body and soul, sometimes tragically to the point of death.