What is more important – focusing on your physical health or spiritual health? Does the body act as a prison for the soul? Does the soul just not want the body to enjoy the pleasures of the world? Throughout our lives we may experience this “battle” between the body and soul. But the Catholic perspective teaches an interesting way of viewing one’s body and spirit as equals.
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- Brief history of the Church’s theology of the body
- The body is animated by the soul
- Are Catholics allowed to do yoga?
- Article referenced in episode: http://www.catholic.com/magazine/articles/the-trouble-with-yoga