Broken arm, Christian response : go to the emergency room.
Deep depression, Christian response: read Bible and pray more…?
Is that really the answer? We are not just a “soul” living in a body. We are a body and soul unity. Just as The Trinity is one in essence, so are we a body and soul unity. Physical harm to our body can cause feelings of despair and hopelessness if the situation is grave enough. We cannot separate body and soul as if they exist and work independently of each other. Michael Horton, host of “White Horse Inn” and Professor of apologetics and systematic theology at Westminster Seminary, delves into the mystery.