Squaring Moral Responsibility with Unconscious Decisions – January 19, 2014

Posted on Jan 19, 2014 in Sermon Archive | Comments Off on Squaring Moral Responsibility with Unconscious Decisions – January 19, 2014

This service is led by Robin Colgrove.   Recent evidence from psychology and neuroscience suggests that much of our sense of making conscious decisions is an illusion:  many of our decisions are made before the conscious mind is even aware, and then rationalized retrospectively.  What does this mean for our sense of moral responsibility, and how should we act in light of this new understanding?

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