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6/5 Unhealthy Ways Emotions can Block Total Wholeness

Published on October 20, 2012 By admin

We saw in our last posts that emotions are common to all humans. We emphasised that our emotions come from our thinking patterns – and can be changed if we change our thinking.  That’s why ‘re-newing the mind’ is so important. Without emotions, we would just be zombies or robots.  It is our emotions that make us truly human.

A machine (like a computer) can compare and contrast much quicker (and usually more accurately) than we can.  That doesn’t make it more human, but less.  In the science fiction series “Star Trek” human beings are always trying to get Spock to become emotional.  You see, he is not human, but Vulcan.